South Primary School

414 Indiana Ave
South Roxana, IL 62087
(School attendance zone shown in map)
South Primary School serves 509 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 31%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 36%) for the 2015-16 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

South Primary School's student population of 509 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students509 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of South Primary School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of South Primary School is 0.21, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
10-14%
31%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
20-24%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
89%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.210.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoxana CUSD 1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to South Primary School is Roxana Senior High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Roxana Junior High School (1.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Roxana Roxana Junior High School Math: 21% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 412 students
    1.9 miles
    401 Chaffer Ave
    Roxana, IL 62084
    (618) 254-7561
    1.9 6-8 412
  • Roxana Roxana Senior High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 559 students
    1.9 miles
    401 Chaffer Ave
    Roxana, IL 62084
    (618) 254-7553
    1.9 9-12 559
  • Roxana Central Intermediate School Math: 27% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 399 students
    2.0 miles
    601 Chaffer Ave
    Roxana, IL 62084
    (618) 254-7594
    2 3-5 399
  • Hartford Hartford Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 203 students
    2.1 miles
    110 W 2nd St
    Hartford, IL 62048
    (618) 254-9814
    2.1 PK-5 203
  • Wood River Lewis-clark Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 279 students
    2.9 miles
    501 E Lorena Ave
    Wood River, IL 62095
    (618) 254-4354
    2.9 K-5 279

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