Worden Elementary School

  • Worden Elementary School serves 248 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Worden Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Worden Elementary School's student population of 248 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students248 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Worden Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Worden Elementary School is 0.15, 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 School Rank#451 out of 3672 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
92%
48%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.150.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEdwardsville CUSD 7 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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