West Central Elementary School

Serves grades M - M

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1514 Us Route 34
Biggsville, IL 61418
Phone
(309) 627-2371
District
WEST CENTRAL CUSD 235
County
HENDERSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
338
Classroom Teachers
29

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

3

(10 is best)

Better than 25.3% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 21 37
Proficiency in Reading 25 36
Proficiency in Math 16 39

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 17 33
Proficiency in Reading 22 37
Proficiency in Math 11 30

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 22 32
Proficiency in Reading 33 36
Proficiency in Math 11 29

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.57
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.55
AVG FOR STATE 15.77
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 56 16.6%
Grade 1 62 18.3%
Grade 2 60 17.8%
Grade 3 59 17.5%
Grade 4 41 12.1%
Grade 5 60 17.8%
Total 338 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 95.7% 96.8% 50.6%
Black 0.0% 0.2% 17.8%
Hispanic 4.0% 2.9% 26.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 4.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 62.1% 58.1% 49.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 58.9% 48.7% 45.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.3% 9.5% 3.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 5,782 12,802,023
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 18.4 230
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.7% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.7% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 22.9% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 32.8% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 22.9% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 2,570 4,818,452
Single Parent Households With Children 11.0% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.0% 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 2.6% 13.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.5% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.2% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 22.2% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.7% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.8% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 9.0% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,728 $5,281,216 53.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $252 $232,344 2.3%
Staff $302 $278,444 2.8%
General Administration $651 $600,222 6.1%
School Administration $786 $724,692 7.3%
Operation $864 $796,608 8.0%
Transportation $850 $783,700 7.9%
Other $153 $141,066 1.4%
Total Support $3,858 $3,557,076 35.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,163 $1,072,286 10.8%
Total Expenditures $10,748 $9,909,656 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,862 $16,041,736,338 52.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $849 $1,733,187,841 5.6%
Staff $504 $1,028,020,809 3.3%
General Administration $508 $1,036,522,218 3.4%
School Administration $653 $1,331,780,740 4.3%
Operation $1,174 $2,396,104,949 7.8%
Transportation $598 $1,220,380,148 4.0%
Other $546 $1,114,934,113 3.6%
Total Support $4,833 $9,860,885,139 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,384 $4,865,224,284 15.8%
Total Expenditures $15,079 $30,767,924,182 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%