Waterbury Elementary School

  • Waterbury Elementary School serves 484 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 38% (which is equal to the Illinois state average of 38%) 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 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Waterbury Elementary School's student population of 484 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students484 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waterbury Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waterbury Elementary School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. 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#1394 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Waterbury 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
9%
5%
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Hispanic
20%
26%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
64%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Waterbury Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.550.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Waterbury Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKeeneyville SD 20 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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    1.4 miles
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  • Roselle Lincoln Academy Special Education School
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    1.6 miles
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  • Hanover Park Horizon Elementary School Magnet School
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    1.7 miles
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