Washington Elementary School

100 Buchanan St
Rushville, IL 62681
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Washington Elementary School serves 204 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Washington Elementary School's student population of 204 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students204 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Washington Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Washington Elementary School is 0.21, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Washington Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
2%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
5%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
89%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Washington Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.210.68
This chart display the diversity score of Washington Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington 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 (13-14)
7%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchuyler-Industry CUSD 5 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 Rushville-industry High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Schuyler Industry Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Webster Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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