York Center Elementary School

  • York Center Elementary School serves 215 students in grades 3-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • York Center Elementary School operates within the 45 Dupage County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 215 students has grown by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 215 students
York Center Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % York Center Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
York Center Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade York Center Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
York Center Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
23%
5%
York Center Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
48%
25%
York Center Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
14%
17%
York Center Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
12%
49%
York Center Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
York Center Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
York Center Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups York Center Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.69 0.31
York Center Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
76%
52%
York Center Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
2%
York Center Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • 45 Dupage County School District's student population of 3,416 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,474 in this district is less than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,851 is higher than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name 45 Dupage County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 3,416 753
 45 Dupage County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $52 MM $12 MM
 45 Dupage County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $53 MM $11 MM
 45 Dupage County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,474 $16,005
 45 Dupage County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,851 $14,988
 45 Dupage County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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