Laura B Sprague School

Laura B Sprague School serves 499 students in grades PK - 2.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Laura B Sprague School operates within the Lincolnshire-prairieview 103 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 499 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 499 students
Laura B Sprague School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Laura B Sprague School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Laura B Sprague School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Laura B Sprague School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 18:1
Laura B Sprague School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
33%
4%
Laura B Sprague School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
3%
25%
Laura B Sprague School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
59%
50%
Laura B Sprague School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Laura B Sprague School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.55 0.31
Laura B Sprague School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
47%
Laura B Sprague School Eligible for Free Lunch (2013-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
3%

District Comparison

Lincolnshire-prairieview 103 School District's student population of 1,671 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $22,153 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $18,869 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Lincolnshire-prairieview 103 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,671 938
Lincolnshire-prairieview   103 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $32 MM $11 MM
Lincolnshire-prairieview   103 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $27 MM $11 MM
Lincolnshire-prairieview   103 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $22,153 $11,118
Lincolnshire-prairieview   103 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $18,869 $11,218
Lincolnshire-prairieview   103 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Adlai E Stevenson High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Daniel Wright Junior High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Half Day School (1.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lincolnshire Daniel Wright Junior High School
    Grades: 5-8 | 816 students
    1.4 miles
    1370 North Riverwoods Rd
    LincolnshireIL 60069
    (847)295-1560
    1.45-8816
  • Lincolnshire Half Day School
    Grades: 3-4 | 357 students
    1.6 miles
    239 Olde Half Day Rd
    LincolnshireIL 60069
    (847)634-6463
    1.63-4357
  • DeerfieldBannockburn School
    Grades: KG-8 | 176 students
    2 miles
    2165 Telegraph Rd
    DeerfieldIL 60015
    (847)945-5900
    2KG-8176
  • Lake ForestEverett Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 326 students
    2.1 miles
    1111 Everett School Rd
    Lake ForestIL 60045
    (847)234-5713
    2.1KG-4326
  • LincolnshireAdlai E Stevenson High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 3761 students
    2.2 miles
    1 Stevenson Dr
    LincolnshireIL 60069
    (847)415-4000
    2.29-123761

School Reviews

5.0  9/27/2010
My children have attended 4 separate grade schools systems due to relocation. Laura Sprague was the best because it is a perfect mixture of quality academic programs and music, art and sports and caring for the child as an individual.
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