Gordon Bush Elementary School

1516 Gross Ave, East St. Louis, IL 62205 | (618) 646-3930
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 429
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mary Davis
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 429
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 30.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 219 (51.0%)
  • Females: 210 (49.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: - (-)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 426 (99.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 426 (99.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Gordon Bush Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black429100.0%
Asian--
Hispanic--
White--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Gordon Bush Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten5111.9%
Kindergarten5312.4%
1st Grade5813.5%
2nd Grade7517.5%
3rd Grade7216.8%
4th Grade6916.1%
5th Grade5111.9%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
94.2%
District:
91.1%
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 Gordon Bush Elementary School performed on average worse 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: No
Reading Composite Percentage
School:
66.9%
District:
57.4%
State:
74.4%
Making AYP For Math Composite: Yes
Math Composite Percentage
School:
87.7%
District:
64.9%
State:
80.5%

ISAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201094.3%83.8%86.4%
200971.2%82.9%85.2%
200879.0%82.7%85.1%
 
Reading Test
201060.5%65.7%73.7%
200942.7%66.9%72.2%
200854.8%64.8%71.8%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201080.3%78.2%85.9%
200991.9%83.2%85.8%
200879.6%82.1%84.6%
 
Reading Test
201068.2%64.8%73.7%
200974.2%66.7%73.8%
200856.8%61.4%73.2%
 
Science Test
201036.9%41.8%76.6%
200962.9%54.8%76.8%
200838.6%50.2%76.2%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201089.8%82.4%83.4%
200992.7%77.9%82.5%
200863.3%72.9%81.3%
 
Reading Test
201077.6%72.6%74.7%
200965.7%58.5%73.5%
200855.1%61.6%73.6%
 
Source: IL Department of Education 2009-2010

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