South View Upper Elementary School

  • South View Upper Elementary School serves 824 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 9% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 9% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • South View Upper Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • South View Upper Elementary School's student population of 824 students has grown by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students824 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South View Upper Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South View Upper Elementary School is 0.64, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#3459 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
7%
26%
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Black
48%
17%
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White
35%
49%
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Two or more races
10%
3%
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Diversity Score0.640.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDanville CCSD 118 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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