Hiawatha Elem School Prek-8

Serves grades PK - 8

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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
Po Box 428
Kirkland, IL 60146
Phone
(815) 522-3336
District
HIAWATHA CUSD 426
County
DEKALB COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
378
Classroom Teachers
26

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

2

(10 is best)

Better than 19.4% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Hiawatha Elem School Prek-8 Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 9 37
Proficiency in Reading 9 37
Proficiency in Math 9 37

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 20 34
Proficiency in Reading 15 38
Proficiency in Math 25 31

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 21 32
Proficiency in Reading 29 35
Proficiency in Math 12 30

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 5 29
Proficiency in Reading 5 33
Proficiency in Math 5 26

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 17 34
Proficiency in Reading 22 38
Proficiency in Math 11 29

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 22 32
Proficiency in Reading 28 35
Proficiency in Math 15.4 29

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.47
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.73
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 38 10.1%
Kindergarten 33 8.7%
Grade 1 33 8.7%
Grade 2 38 10.1%
Grade 3 35 9.3%
Grade 4 33 8.7%
Grade 5 39 10.3%
Grade 6 42 11.1%
Grade 7 43 11.4%
Grade 8 44 11.6%
Total 378 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 86.2% 84.6% 50.5%
Black 0.8% 1.1% 17.6%
Hispanic 12.7% 14.0% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 0.2% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 42.1% 41.8% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 31.2% 30.7% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.8% 11.1% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 3,256 12,741,080
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 44.5 228
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.3% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 24.5% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.8% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.8% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 13.5% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,151 4,795,514
Single Parent Households With Children 12.9% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.6% 88.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 18.4% 33.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.5% 13.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.1% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.4% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 26.3% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.0% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.1% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 4.6% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,179 $3,373,734 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $478 $260,988 3.9%
Staff $286 $156,156 2.3%
General Administration $632 $345,072 5.2%
School Administration $654 $357,084 5.4%
Operation $1,022 $558,012 8.4%
Transportation $674 $368,004 5.5%
Other $566 $309,036 4.6%
Total Support $4,311 $2,353,806 35.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,727 $942,942 14.1%
Total Expenditures $12,218 $6,671,028 100.0%
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%