Waltham Elementary School

946 N 33rd Rd
Utica, IL 61373
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Waltham Elementary School serves 227 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Waltham 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 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) 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 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Waltham Elementary School's student population of 227 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students227 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Waltham Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Waltham 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 Waltham 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
#962 out of 3672 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
93%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Waltham Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
9%
27%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaltham CCSD 185 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Waltham Elementary School is La Salle-peru Township High School (8.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Wallace Elementary School (5.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ottawa Wallace Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 342 students
    5.3 miles
    1463 N 33rd Rd
    Ottawa, IL 61350
    (815) 433-2986
    5.3 PK-8 342
  • La Salle Dimmick Community Consolidated Sd 175 Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 160 students
    6.4 miles
    297 N 33rd Rd
    La Salle, IL 61301
    (815) 223-2933
    6.4 K-8 160
  • La Salle Lincoln Junior High School Math: 2% | Reading: 8%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 300 students
    7.6 miles
    1165 St Vincents Ave
    La Salle, IL 61301
    (815) 223-0786
    7.6 6-8 300
  • La Salle Northwest Elementary School Math: 6% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 616 students
    7.6 miles
    1735 Malcolm Ave
    La Salle, IL 61301
    (815) 223-0786
    7.6 PK-5 616
  • Ottawa Lincoln Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 489 students
    8.0 miles
    1110 W Main St
    Ottawa, IL 61350
    (815) 434-1250
    8 PK-4 489

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