Washington Elementary School

606 E Grove St
Champaign, IL 61820
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Washington Elementary School serves 408 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Washington Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Washington Elementary School's student population of 408 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students408 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Washington 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 Washington Elementary School is 0.66, 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
#1071 out of 3672 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
9%
5%
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Hispanic
6%
26%
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Black
52%
17%
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White
25%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.660.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
5%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChampaign CUSD 4 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Washington Elementary School is Actions Program (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is M L King Junior Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Urbana M L King Junior Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 307 students
    0.5 miles
    1108 Fairview Ave
    Urbana, IL 61801
    (217) 384-3675
    0.5 K-5 307
  • Champaign Champaign Early Chldhd Center
    Grades: PK | 295 students
    0.7 miles
    809 N Neil St
    Champaign, IL 61820
    (217) 351-3881
    0.7 PK 295
  • Champaign Actions Program
    Grades: K-12
    0.8 miles
    1103 N Neil St
    Champaign, IL 61820
    (217) 351-3701
    0.8 K-12 n/a
  • Champaign Novak Academy Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 42 students
    0.8 miles
    815 N Randolph St
    Champaign, IL 61820
    (217) 352-4328
    0.8 9-12 42
  • Champaign R E A D Y Program Alternative School
    Grades: 10 | 94 students
    0.8 miles
    45 E University Ave
    Champaign, IL 61820
    (217) 239-0322
    0.8 10 94

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