South Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 3

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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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
616 W Hickory St
Chillicothe, IL 61523
Phone
(309) 274-4841
District
IL VALLEY CENTRAL USD 321
County
PEORIA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
448
Classroom Teachers
24

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

8

(10 is best)

Better than 72.4% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

South Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 44 37
Proficiency in Reading 45 37
Proficiency in Math 43 37

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.99
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.88
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 90 20.1%
Kindergarten 95 21.2%
Grade 1 79 17.6%
Grade 2 90 20.1%
Grade 3 94 21.0%
Total 448 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 95.1% 95.7% 50.5%
Black 1.2% 0.9% 17.6%
Hispanic 2.4% 2.0% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.4% 1.1% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 49.6% 37.4% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 40.6% 32.0% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.9% 5.4% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 13,562 12,741,080
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 218.3 228
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.4% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.5% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.8% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.1% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 19.2% 14.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 5,330 4,830,038
Single Parent Households With Children 8.7% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.2% 88.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 23.5% 34.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.0% 14.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.9% 15.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.4% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.5% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.9% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.0% 13.2%
$15,000 or less 7.4% 10.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,739 $12,356,067 53.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $271 $583,463 2.5%
Staff $284 $611,452 2.7%
General Administration $778 $1,675,034 7.3%
School Administration $587 $1,263,811 5.5%
Operation $816 $1,756,848 7.6%
Transportation $604 $1,300,412 5.7%
Other $115 $247,595 1.1%
Total Support $3,455 $7,438,615 32.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,481 $3,188,593 13.9%
Total Expenditures $10,674 $22,981,122 100.0%
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%