PROFICIENCY 62% 97% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
62%Giant City CCSD 130
34%Carbondale
31%Illinois

Giant City Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 8 and is located in the district of "Giant City CCSD 130" in Carbondale, IL. There are a total of 254 students and 16 teachers at Giant City Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 92 free lunch students and 4 reduced lunch students.

Giant City Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 62.0%, which is 97% higher than the Illinois average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students254
Teachers16
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch92
Reduced lunch4

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Giant City Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All50-54%
360-79%
460-79%
540-59%
640-59%
740-59%
821-39%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All70-74%
340-59%
460-79%
560-79%
660-79%
7>= 80%
860-79%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Giant City Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictIllinoisNational
Caucasian 81.4% 81.4% 49.5% 51.1%
African American 6.9% 6.9% 17.5% 15.9%
Asian 4.7% 4.7% 4.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.5% 1.5% 24.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.7% 0.7% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.7% 4.7% 3.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Unity Point Elementary School46%3.0Carbondale, IL
Carbondale Middle School18%3.5Carbondale, IL
Lewis School17%3.5Carbondale, IL
Carbondale Comm High School33%3.8Carbondale, IL
Thomas Elementary School27%4.9Carbondale, IL
Tri-c Elementary School45%6.8Carterville, IL
Carterville High School37%7.1Carterville, IL
Carterville Intermediate School42%8.2Carterville, IL
Carterville Jr High School41%8.7Carterville, IL
Gen John A Logan Attendance Cntr24%9.7Murphysboro, IL
Cobden Jr High School32%10.4Cobden, IL
Cobden Elementary School27%10.4Cobden, IL

Carbondale demographics profile

StatisticCarbondaleIllinoisNational
Population26,37412,868,747314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)1,53023191
Median age23.337.037.4
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)23%55%55%
Speak English87%78%79%
Speak Spanish4%13%13%

Education level achieved in Carbondale

IndexCarbondaleIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade89.3%85.6%83.8%
Completed high school87.9%84.0%82.4%
Completed some college76.4%60.6%58.4%
Completed associate degree53.7%39.4%37.2%
Completed bachelors46.0%31.9%29.3%
Completed masters22.6%12.2%11.0%
Completed professional degree6.3%3.3%3.2%
Completed doctorate4.5%1.2%1.3%
Source: The Giant City Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.