Wilson Elementary School

  • Wilson Elementary School serves 415 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Wilson Elementary School's student population of 415 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students415 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Wilson Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Wilson Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Wilson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wilson Elementary School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
32%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
38%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Wilson 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 Wilson Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Hispanic
43%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wilson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
54%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wilson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
3%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wilson 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
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Wilson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wilson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.530.32
This chart display the diversity score of Wilson 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
54%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wilson 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 Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wilson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalumet City SD 155 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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