West Central Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 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
1514 Us Route 34
Biggsville, IL 61418
Phone
(309) 627-2339
District
WEST CENTRAL CUSD 235
County
HENDERSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
341
Classroom Teachers
30

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

2

(10 is best)

Better than 13.3% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 15 37
Proficiency in Reading 15 37
Proficiency in Math 15 37

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 13 34
Proficiency in Reading 21 38
Proficiency in Math 5 31

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 9 32
Proficiency in Reading 8 35
Proficiency in Math 10 30

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.20
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.77
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 68 19.9%
Grade 1 57 16.7%
Grade 2 58 17.0%
Grade 3 62 18.2%
Grade 4 56 16.4%
Grade 5 40 11.7%
Total 341 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 95.4% 96.8% 50.5%
Black 0.0% 0.2% 17.6%
Hispanic 4.3% 2.6% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.4% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 61.6% 57.5% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 56.3% 48.1% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.3% 9.4% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 5,877 12,802,023
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 18.7 230
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.7% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.3% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 22.3% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 32.4% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 24.2% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 2,577 4,818,452
Single Parent Households With Children 10.0% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.9% 88.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 13.6% 33.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.5% 13.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.6% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.5% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 23.3% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 25.2% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.6% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 8.3% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,515 $5,557,295 52.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $318 $271,254 2.6%
Staff $213 $181,689 1.7%
General Administration $594 $506,682 4.8%
School Administration $1,012 $863,236 8.2%
Operation $877 $748,081 7.1%
Transportation $892 $760,876 7.2%
Other $224 $191,072 1.8%
Total Support $4,130 $3,522,890 33.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,662 $1,417,686 13.5%
Total Expenditures $12,307 $10,497,871 100.0%
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%