Washington Elementary School

13900 S School St
Riverdale, IL 60827
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Washington Elementary School serves 280 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Washington Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

Top Rankings

Washington Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Washington Elementary School's student population of 280 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students280 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Rankings

Washington Elementary 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 Washington Elementary School is 0.02, 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
#2209 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
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26%
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Black
99%
17%
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White
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48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.020.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
35%
27%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDolton 148 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Washington Elementary School is Academy For Learning (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Washington Junior High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gen George Patton Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Riverdale Washington Junior High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 102 students
    0.0 miles
    13900 S School St
    Riverdale, IL 60827
    (708) 201-2078
    0 7-8 102
  • Riverdale Gen George Patton Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 267 students
    0.3 miles
    13700 S Stewart Ave
    Riverdale, IL 60827
    (708) 841-2420
    0.3 PK-8 267
  • Riverdale School District 133 Annex
    Grades: PK | 9 students
    0.3 miles
    150 W 137th St
    Riverdale, IL 60827
    (708) 841-3955
    0.3 PK 9
  • Riverdale Park Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 224 students
    0.4 miles
    14200 Wentworth
    Riverdale, IL 60827
    (708) 849-9440
    0.4 K-6 224
  • Riverdale Riverdale School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 152 students
    0.4 miles
    325 W 142nd St
    Riverdale, IL 60827
    (708) 849-7153
    0.4 K-4 152

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