Waterman Elementary School (Closed 2017)

  • Waterman Elementary School served 120 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 25-29% (which was approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 29%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 55-59% (which was higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students120 students
This chart display total students of Waterman Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Waterman Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Waterman 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 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Waterman 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 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Waterman Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Waterman Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Waterman Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Waterman 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 Waterman 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
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Waterman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Waterman Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.240.68
This chart display the diversity score of Waterman 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
28%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Waterman 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 Lunch
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Waterman 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 NameIndian Creek CUSD 425 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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