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Statewide test results: 64 percent of Arland D. Williams Junior failed English language arts

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By East Central Reporter Reports | Feb 4, 2019

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About 36 percent of Arland D. Williams Junior Elementary School students passed annual English language arts assessments in 2018 and 64 percent of students failed, according to a East Central Reporter analysis of the latest Illinois schools report card.

The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers, or PARCC, is administered to third- through eighth-graders in Illinois, testing them in reading and math based on Common Core standards.

According to Arland D. Williams Junior Elementary School English language scores, about 33 percent met expectations and 3 percent exceeded them. Students whose results are in either category are considered to be most ready to move on to the next level and are most prepared for college or work.

Another 31 percent approached expectations, while 18 percent partially met expectations and 16 percent did not meet them. Students who scored in these categories are not ready for the next level of schooling, according to the test.

Test results at Arland D. Williams Junior Elementary School, which enrolled 734 students in 2018, fell below state averages.

Statewide, 37 percent of students passed the test and 63 percent failed.

Of students statewide who passed, only six percent 'exceeded' expectations.

Arland D. Williams Junior Elementary School's English language arts scores over 4 years

Year
Passed
Failed
2018
35.7%
64.3%
2017
31.6%
68.4%
2016
26.8%
73.2%
2015
30.8%
69.2%

How Clark, Clay, Coles, Crawford, Cumberland, Douglas, Edgar, Effingham, Jasper, Lawrence, Richland and County schools' English language arts scores compare

School
City
County
Passed
Failed
Dieterich Elementary School
Dieterich
Effingham
65.2%
34.8%
Main Street Elementary School
Shelbyville
Shelby
60.5%
39.5%
Teutopolis Grade School
Teutopolis
Effingham
59.8%
40.2%
Beecher City Grade School
Beecher City
Effingham
59.3%
40.7%
Sumner Attendance Center
Sumner
Lawrence
52.9%
47.1%
Gregory Intermediate
Moweaqua
Shelby
49.7%
50.3%
Newton Elementary School
Newton
Jasper
43.9%
56.1%
Crestwood Elementary School
Paris
Edgar
42.3%
57.7%
North Ward Elementary School
Tuscola
Douglas
41.6%
58.4%
Bridgeport Grade School
Bridgeport
Lawrence
40.7%
59.3%
Monroe Elementary School
Casey
Clark
39.9%
60.1%
Cowden-Herrick Grade School
Herrick
Shelby
39.2%
60.8%
Villa Grove Elementary School
Villa Grove
Douglas
39%
61.0%
Arland D. Williams Junior Elementary School
Mattoon
Coles
35.7%
64.3%
Cumberland Elementary School
Toledo
Cumberland
35.1%
64.9%
Parkside Elementary School
Lawrenceville
Lawrence
35.1%
64.9%
Flora Elementary School
Flora
Clay
35%
65.0%
Central Grade School
Effingham
Effingham
34.8%
65.2%
Lincoln Elementary School
Robinson
Crawford
34.2%
65.8%
Carl Sandburg Elementary School
Charleston
Coles
31.6%
68.4%
Chrisman Elementary School
Chrisman
Edgar
30.8%
69.2%
Carolyn Wenz Elementary School
Paris
Edgar
30.5%
69.5%
North Elementary School
Marshall
Clark
30.2%
69.8%
Richland County Elementary School
Olney
Richland
28.9%
71.1%
Windsor Elementary School
Windsor
Shelby
28.8%
71.2%
Riddle Elementary School
Mattoon
Coles
26.7%
73.3%
Jefferson Elementary School
Charleston
Coles
25%
75.0%
Neoga Elementary School
Neoga
Cumberland
24.8%
75.2%
Arcola Elementary School
Arcola
Douglas
24.1%
75.9%
Ashmore Elementary School
Ashmore
Coles
22.9%
77.1%
Clay City Elementary School
Clay City
Clay
22.6%
77.4%
Martinsville Elementary School
Martinsville
Clark
20%
80.0%
Kansas Elementary School
Kansas
Edgar
19.6%
80.4%
Shiloh Elementary School
Hume
Edgar
12.8%
87.2%

Top 20 Illinois schools' English language arts scores

School
City
County
Passed
Failed
Prairieview-Ogden North Elementary
Royal
Champaign
91.3%
8.7%
Decatur Classical Elementary School
Chicago
Cook
90.8%
9.2%
Walden Elementary School
Deerfield
Lake
87.6%
12.4%
Thomas Dooley Elementary School
Schaumburg
Cook
87%
13.0%
Meadow Glens Elementary School
Naperville
Dupage
85.6%
14.4%
Elm Elementary School
Burr Ridge
Dupage
84.9%
15.1%
Madison Elementary School
Hinsdale
Dupage
84.8%
15.2%
Thurgood Marshall Elementary
Rockford
Winnebago
84.4%
15.6%
Forest Hills Elementary School
Western Springs
Cook
84.2%
15.8%
McDade Elementary Classical School
Chicago
Cook
84.1%
15.9%
Ravinia Elementary School
Highland Park
Lake
83.9%
16.1%
Shabonee School
Northbrook
Cook
83.4%
16.6%
Eisenhower Academy
Joliet
Will
82.8%
17.2%
South Park Elementary School
Deerfield
Lake
82.4%
17.6%
Willard Elementary School
River Forest
Cook
81.7%
18.3%
Longfellow Elementary School
Wheaton
Dupage
81.2%
18.8%
Brook Forest Elementary School
Oak Brook
Dupage
80.9%
19.1%
Grove Avenue Elementary School
Barrington
Lake
80.8%
19.2%
The Lane Elementary School
Hinsdale
Dupage
80.7%
19.3%
Ellsworth Elementary School
Naperville
Dupage
80.7%
19.3%

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