York Center Elementary School

  • York Center Elementary School serves 205 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • York Center Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • York Center Elementary School's student population of 205 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 41% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students205 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • York Center Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 York Center Elementary School is 0.71, which is more 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#1674 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
24%
5%
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Hispanic
45%
26%
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Black
10%
17%
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White
14%
48%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.710.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchool District 45 Dupage County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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