Bureau Valley North School

323 South Main St, Walnut, IL 61376 | (815) 379-2900
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 422
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 707, Walnut, IL 61376
  • Principal or Admin: Gina Hall
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 422
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 29.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 219 (51.9%)
  • Females: 193 (45.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 45 (10.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 111 (26.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 156 (37.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Bureau Valley North School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black--
Asian30.7%
Hispanic--
White40996.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Bureau Valley North School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten389.0%
Kindergarten4711.1%
1st Grade348.1%
2nd Grade399.2%
3rd Grade4610.9%
4th Grade378.8%
5th Grade4510.7%
6th Grade409.5%
7th Grade419.7%
8th Grade5513.0%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
96.1%
District:
95.3%
State:
93.9%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Bureau Valley North School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on ISAT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP Information (2010)
Making AYP For Reading Composite: Yes
Reading Composite Percentage
School:
85.0%
District:
78.2%
State:
74.4%
Making AYP For Math Composite: Yes
Math Composite Percentage
School:
92.3%
District:
85.7%
State:
80.5%

ISAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201091.7%93.1%86.4%
200985.8%91.0%85.2%
200892.1%95.6%85.1%
 
Reading Test
201075.0%72.4%73.7%
200980.0%76.9%72.2%
200886.8%75.0%71.8%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201086.5%88.1%85.9%
200985.0%90.8%85.8%
200894.9%95.2%84.6%
 
Reading Test
201075.6%76.3%73.7%
200982.5%82.9%73.8%
200884.6%81.3%73.2%
 
Science Test
201089.2%85.6%76.6%
200989.7%89.3%76.8%
200897.5%96.8%76.2%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201088.6%92.5%83.4%
200984.2%89.9%82.5%
200889.8%89.6%81.3%
 
Reading Test
201090.9%86.0%74.7%
200992.1%83.8%73.5%
200892.3%87.0%73.6%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201092.5%92.1%84.6%
200997.3%92.2%82.4%
200894.8%94.8%82.7%
 
Reading Test
201090.0%87.3%81.2%
200989.5%87.1%79.9%
200891.2%85.5%79.1%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201095.1%93.6%84.4%
200996.3%93.8%82.7%
200895.5%93.2%80.4%
 
Reading Test
201087.8%85.9%77.4%
200990.7%84.4%77.5%
200895.4%85.2%77.7%
 
Science Test
201092.7%92.3%82.4%
200990.8%89.6%79.5%
200895.5%96.6%79.2%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201092.6%89.8%83.7%
200992.9%86.5%81.7%
200895.8%91.4%80.3%
 
Reading Test
201088.9%83.6%84.1%
2009100.0%93.3%83.6%
200895.7%88.2%81.4%
 
Source: IL Department of Education 2009-2010

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