Peoria Heights Grade School

500 East Glen Ave, Peoria Heights, IL 61616 | (309) 686-8809
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 591
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 500 E Glen Ave, Peoria Heights, IL 61616
  • Principal or Admin: Gene Beltz
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 591
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 32.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 273 (46.2%)
  • Females: 272 (46.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 44 (7.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 272 (46.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 316 (53.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Peoria Heights Grade School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black416.9%
Asian30.5%
Hispanic162.7%
White48582.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Peoria Heights Grade School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten467.8%
Kindergarten539.0%
1st Grade549.1%
2nd Grade549.1%
3rd Grade6110.3%
4th Grade579.6%
5th Grade6511.0%
6th Grade7011.8%
7th Grade6511.0%
8th Grade6611.2%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
93.3%
District:
93.1%
State:
93.9%
Teacher Credentials (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Emergency or Provisional Credentials
School:
3.1%
District:
2.2%
State:
0.5%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Peoria Heights Grade 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:
89.0%
District:
84.6%
State:
74.4%
Making AYP For Math Composite: Yes
Math Composite Percentage
School:
90.3%
District:
85.7%
State:
80.5%

ISAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201081.7%81.7%86.4%
200984.3%84.3%85.2%
200884.7%84.7%85.1%
 
Reading Test
201081.7%81.7%73.7%
200962.8%62.8%72.2%
200861.0%61.0%71.8%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201087.1%87.1%85.9%
200963.9%63.9%85.8%
200864.8%64.8%84.6%
 
Reading Test
201076.0%76.0%73.7%
200962.3%62.3%73.8%
200850.7%50.7%73.2%
 
Science Test
201075.9%75.9%76.6%
200973.7%73.7%76.8%
200863.4%63.4%76.2%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201098.3%98.3%83.4%
200986.6%86.6%82.5%
200883.3%83.3%81.3%
 
Reading Test
201095.1%95.1%74.7%
200961.8%61.8%73.5%
200863.3%63.3%73.6%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201084.5%84.5%84.6%
200976.6%76.6%82.4%
200888.5%88.5%82.7%
 
Reading Test
201080.3%80.3%81.2%
200975.0%75.0%79.9%
200882.0%82.0%79.1%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201095.1%95.1%84.4%
200983.6%83.6%82.7%
200880.4%80.4%80.4%
 
Reading Test
201098.4%98.4%77.4%
200983.6%83.6%77.5%
200888.5%88.5%77.7%
 
Science Test
201095.2%95.2%82.4%
200988.5%88.5%79.5%
200886.9%86.9%79.2%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201093.9%93.9%83.7%
200983.6%83.6%81.7%
200875.5%75.5%80.3%
 
Reading Test
201098.4%98.4%84.1%
200985.2%85.2%83.6%
200883.1%83.1%81.4%
 
Source: IL Department of Education 2009-2010

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