Silver Creek Elementary School

  • Silver Creek Elementary School serves 681 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Silver Creek Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Silver Creek Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Silver Creek Elementary School's student population of 681 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students681 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Silver Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Silver Creek Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank#605 out of 3672 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Silver Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
93%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.130.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Silver Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTriad CUSD 2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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