1500 Western Ave
Geneva, IL 60134
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Western Avenue Elementary School serves 353 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Western Avenue 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Western Avenue Elementary School's student population of 353 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
353 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Western Avenue Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Western Avenue Elementary School is 0.32, 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 Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1102 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
12%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
82%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
1%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 353 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.32 (Btm 50%)

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