Washington-monroe Elementary School

1002 Pekin St
Lincoln, IL 62656
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Washington-monroe Elementary School serves 217 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
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 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Washington-monroe Elementary School placed in the top 50% 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 student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Washington-monroe Elementary School's student population of 217 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students217 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Washington-monroe Elementary School is ranked within the top 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-monroe Elementary School is 0.31, 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
#1234 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
82%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.310.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
18%
27%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLincoln ESD 27 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Washington-monroe Elementary School is Lincoln Community High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lincoln Junior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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