Sorento Elementary School

510 S Main St
Sorento, IL 62086
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Sorento Elementary School serves 159 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Sorento Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Sorento Elementary School's student population of 159 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students159 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Sorento Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Sorento Elementary School is 0.08, 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
#1049 out of 3672 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
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17%
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White
96%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.080.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBond County CUSD 2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sorento Elementary School is Mt Olive High School (10.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Mt Olive Elementary School (10.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount Olive Mt Olive Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 342 students
    10.2 miles
    804 W Main St
    Mount Olive, IL 62069
    (217) 999-4241
    10.2 PK-8 342
  • Mount Olive Mt Olive High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 131 students
    10.2 miles
    804 W Main St
    Mount Olive, IL 62069
    (217) 999-4231
    10.2 9-12 131
  • Greenville Bond City Community Unit 2 High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 524 students
    11.3 miles
    1000 E State Rte 140
    Greenville, IL 62246
    (618) 664-1370
    11.3 9-12 524
  • Hillsboro Beckemeyer Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 579 students
    11.4 miles
    1035 Seymour Ave
    Hillsboro, IL 62049
    (217) 532-6994
    11.4 K-5 579
  • Alhambra Alhambra Primary School Math: 80-89% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-3 | 159 students
    11.5 miles
    302 W Main St
    Alhambra, IL 62001
    (618) 488-2200
    11.5 PK-3 159

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