West Prairie South Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 4

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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
310 S Coal St
Colchester, IL 62326
Phone
(309) 776-3790
District
WEST PRAIRIE CUSD 103
County
MCDONOUGH COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
155
Classroom Teachers
13

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

6

(10 is best)

Better than 56.8% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 39 37
Proficiency in Reading 41 37
Proficiency in Math 37 37

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 30 34
Proficiency in Reading 35 38
Proficiency in Math 25 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.30
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.45
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 24 15.5%
Kindergarten 31 20.0%
Grade 1 26 16.8%
Grade 2 24 15.5%
Grade 3 24 15.5%
Grade 4 23 14.8%
Grade 5 3 1.9%
Total 155 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 98.0% 98.8% 50.5%
Black 0.7% 0.2% 17.6%
Hispanic 1.3% 0.7% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.2% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 22.6% 27.2% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 22.6% 25.4% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 1.8% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 4,922 12,741,080
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 21.8 228
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.7% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.5% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.4% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.8% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 17.7% 14.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,982 4,830,038
Single Parent Households With Children 9.6% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.0% 88.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 18.4% 34.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.9% 14.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.3% 15.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.5% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.0% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 22.9% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 19.7% 13.2%
$15,000 or less 8.7% 10.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,840 $4,199,760 50.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $416,906 5.0%
Staff $280 $171,920 2.1%
General Administration $863 $529,882 6.4%
School Administration $923 $566,722 6.8%
Operation $1,191 $731,274 8.8%
Transportation $941 $577,774 7.0%
Other $254 $155,956 1.9%
Total Support $5,132 $3,151,048 37.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,560 $957,840 11.5%
Total Expenditures $13,533 $8,309,262 100.0%
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%