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6/10
Locust Elementary School
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This school is rated about average in school quality compared to other schools in Illinois. Students here perform about average on state tests, and this school has about average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.

ACADEMICS

6/10

Test scores

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Worth a deeper look:

Test scores at this school are about the same as the state average, though still below the top-performing schools in the state. Because test scores in some states are so low, many students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


Parent tips

Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and ask the school what it’s doing to accelerate progress for students.


Subject
% Proficient
English
31%
State avg: 37%
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Math
46%
State avg: 31%
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Academic progress

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Equity

5/10

Equity overview

Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

Worth a deeper look:

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing about as well as other students in the state, but this school may still have achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps?... More These 5 things will help you start a conversation at your school about helping all students succeed.

ENVIRONMENT

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Student demographics

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White
69%
Hispanic
25%
Two or more races
4%
Black
2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Asian
<1%

Teachers & staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
17 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
490 :1
State avg: 527 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
80%
State avg: 88%
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Neighborhood

539 Locust Street
Marengo, IL 60152
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