PROFICIENCY 15% 54% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
26%Springfield SD 186

Matheny-withrow Elementary School is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Springfield SD 186" in Springfield, IL. There are a total of 266 students and 18 teachers at Matheny-withrow Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 240 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Matheny-withrow Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 14.5%, which is 54% lower than the Illinois average.


Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch240
Reduced lunch0


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 Matheny-withrow 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

4<= 10%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

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.

AreaVibes $1,000 School Review Scholarship

At AreaVibes, we believe that education is the key to our children’s future. To show our support and to contribute to the nation’s future generation of students, we are offering educational scholarship awards.

Learn more about the scholarship

Matheny-withrow Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 25.8% 46.8% 49.5% 51.1%
African American 59.7% 38.6% 17.5% 15.9%
Asian 0.8% 2.1% 4.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.6% 2.7% 24.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.8% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 11.3% 9.5% 3.0% 3.1%

Springfield demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,93822291
Median age38.637.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%55%55%
Speak English94%77%79%
Speak Spanish2%13%13%

Education level achieved in Springfield

Completed 8th grade88.4%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school87.4%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college65.3%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree43.5%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors36.2%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters14.3%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.2%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.2%1.2%1.3%
Write a school review about Matheny-withrow Elementary School Tell people what you like or don't like about Matheny-withrow Elementary School…
Review Matheny-withrow Elementary School
Overall rating Rollover stars and click to rate
Rate the following Rollover bars and click to rate
Reason for reporting
Source: The Matheny-withrow Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
Are you looking to buy or sell?
What style of home are you
What is your
When are you looking to
ASAP1-3 mos.3-6 mos.6-9 mos.1 yr+
Connect with top real estate agents
By submitting this form, you consent to receive text messages, emails, and/or calls (may be recorded; and may be direct, autodialed or use pre-recorded/artificial voices even if on the Do Not Call list) from AreaVibes or our partner real estate professionals and their network of service providers, about your inquiry or the home purchase/rental process. Messaging and/or data rates may apply. Consent is not a requirement or condition to receive real estate services. You hereby further confirm that checking this box creates an electronic signature with the same effect as a handwritten signature.