Western Barry Elementary School

401 Mcdonough St
Barry, IL 62312
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Western Barry Elementary School serves 240 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Western Barry Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Western Barry Elementary School's student population of 240 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students240 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Western Barry Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Western Barry Elementary School is 0.13, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2412 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
White
93%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWestern CUSD 12 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Western Barry Elementary School is Western High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Western Junior High School (5.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Barry Western High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 146 students
    0.0 miles
    401 Mcdonough St
    Barry, IL 62312
    (217) 335-2323
    0 9-12 146
  • Kinderhook Western Junior High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 185 students
    5.5 miles
    Po Box 189
    Kinderhook, IL 62345
    (217) 432-8324
    5.5 6-8 185
  • Liberty Liberty Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 318 students
    13.6 miles
    505 N Park St
    Liberty, IL 62347
    (217) 645-3481
    13.6 PK-6 318
  • Liberty Liberty High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 281 students
    13.6 miles
    505 N Park St
    Liberty, IL 62347
    (217) 645-3433
    13.6 7-12 281
  • Payson Seymour Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 311 students
    13.6 miles
    404 W State St
    Payson, IL 62360
    (217) 656-3323
    13.6 PK-6 311

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