Seth Whitman Elem School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
8989 Beloit Rd
Belvidere, IL 61008
Phone
(815) 544-3357
District
BELVIDERE CUSD 100
County
BOONE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
671
Classroom Teachers
38

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

6

(10 is best)

Better than 51.3% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Seth Whitman Elem School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 30 37
Proficiency in Reading 27 37
Proficiency in Math 33 37

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 32 34
Proficiency in Reading 34 38
Proficiency in Math 29 31

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 32 32
Proficiency in Reading 43 35
Proficiency in Math 21 30

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.54
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.57
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 33 4.9%
Kindergarten 95 14.2%
Grade 1 89 13.3%
Grade 2 102 15.2%
Grade 3 114 17.0%
Grade 4 124 18.5%
Grade 5 114 17.0%
Total 671 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 59.8% 56.3% 50.5%
Black 2.8% 3.5% 17.6%
Hispanic 35.2% 38.4% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.5% 1.0% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.9% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 37.3% 46.5% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 32.3% 41.2% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.9% 5.3% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 44,721 12,741,080
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 285.9 228
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.0% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.6% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.0% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.4% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 15.0% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 15,888 4,795,514
Single Parent Households With Children 12.2% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.0% 88.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 22.4% 33.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.1% 13.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.0% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.3% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.1% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.3% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.8% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 8.5% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,484 $60,650,336 59.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $496 $4,019,584 3.9%
Staff $497 $4,027,688 3.9%
General Administration $218 $1,766,672 1.7%
School Administration $615 $4,983,960 4.9%
Operation $960 $7,779,840 7.6%
Transportation $800 $6,483,200 6.3%
Other $380 $3,079,520 3.0%
Total Support $3,967 $32,148,568 31.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,215 $9,846,360 9.6%
Total Expenditures $12,665 $102,637,160 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,469 $17,149,168,027 53.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $866 $1,753,249,816 5.5%
Staff $511 $1,035,392,053 3.2%
General Administration $508 $1,028,089,038 3.2%
School Administration $724 $1,466,036,035 4.6%
Operation $1,137 $2,302,343,028 7.2%
Transportation $625 $1,265,587,571 4.0%
Other $553 $1,119,318,418 3.5%
Total Support $4,923 $9,969,107,562 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,409 $4,878,272,870 15.2%
Total Expenditures $15,801 $31,997,108,858 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%