Washington-monroe Elementary School

  • Washington-monroe Elementary School serves 226 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Washington-monroe Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Washington-monroe Elementary School's student population of 226 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students226 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Washington-monroe Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Washington-monroe Elementary School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#1575 out of 3679 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Washington-monroe Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington-monroe Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
n/a
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Washington-monroe Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
4%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Washington-monroe Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
87%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Washington-monroe Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Washington-monroe Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.240.67
This chart display the diversity score of Washington-monroe Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington-monroe Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington-monroe 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 NameLincoln ESD 27 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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