Willard Elementary School

  • Willard Elementary School serves 324 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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.
  • Willard 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Willard Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Willard Elementary School's student population of 324 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students324 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Willard 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 Willard Elementary School is 0.65, 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#2583 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
34%
26%
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Black
9%
17%
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White
48%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Willard Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.650.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Willard Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchool District U-46 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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