Steele School

  • Steele School serves 341 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Steele 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • Steele School's student population of 341 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students341 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Steele School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Steele School is 0.70, which is more 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#2837 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
12%
26%
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Black
27%
17%
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White
44%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
16%
4%
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Diversity Score0.700.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
3%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGalesburg CUSD 205 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Galesburg Churchill Junior High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 485 students
    1.1 miles
    905 Maple Ave
    Galesburg, IL 61401
    (309) 973-2002
    1.1 6-8 485
  • Galesburg Galesburg High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,271 student
    1.1 miles
    1135 W Fremont St
    Galesburg, IL 61401
    (309) 973-2001
    1.1 9-12 1,271
  • Galesburg Gale School
    Grades: K-5 | 304 students
    1.3 miles
    1131 W Dayton St
    Galesburg, IL 61401
    (309) 973-2011
    1.3 K-5 304
  • Galesburg Raes East Alternative Ed Alternative School
    Grades: 12 | 4 students
    1.5 miles
    325 E Main St
    Galesburg, IL 61401
    (309) 345-0101
    1.5 12 4
  • Galesburg Raes Night School Alternative School
    Grades: Inquire with school
    1.9 miles
    121 S Prairie St.
    Galesburg, IL 61401
    (309) 345-3828
    1.9 Inquire with school n/a

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