Wells Elementary School

  • Wells Elementary School serves 453 students in grades PK-4.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Wells Elementary School operates within the East Moline 37 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 453 students has grown by 17% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-4
Total Students453 students
Wells Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Wells Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Wells Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeWells Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Wells Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
3%
5%
Wells Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
16%
25%
Wells Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
46%
17%
Wells Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
29%
49%
Wells Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Wells Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Wells Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWells Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.680.67
Wells Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
70%
52%
Wells Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
2%
Wells Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

  • East Moline 37 School District's student population of 2,757 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,786 in this district is less than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,673 is less than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District NameEast Moline 37 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed2,757753
East Moline 37 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$27 MM$11 MM
East Moline 37 School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$30 MM$11 MM
East Moline 37 School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,786$11,118
East Moline 37 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,673$11,218
East Moline 37 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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