Westbrook Early Learning Center

103 South Busse Rd

Mount Prospect, IL 60056-2903

Grades: PK-1

529 students

Westbrook Early Learning Center serves 529 students in grades PK-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Westbrook Early Learning Center operates within the Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District.

Overview

The student population of 529 students has grown by 120% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 242% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-1
Total Students 529 students
Westbrook Early Learning Center Total Students (2007-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Westbrook Early Learning Center Total Teachers (2007-2013)
Students by Grade Westbrook Early Learning Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 40:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 13:1
Westbrook Early Learning Center Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2013)
Asian
8%
4%
Westbrook Early Learning Center Asian Students (2007-2013)
Hispanic
7%
24%
Westbrook Early Learning Center Black Students (2007-2013)
Black
1%
19%
Westbrook Early Learning Center Black Students (2007-2013)
White
79%
50%
Westbrook Early Learning Center White Students (2007-2013)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Westbrook Early Learning Center Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Westbrook Early Learning Center All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.37 0.30
Westbrook Early Learning Center Diversity Score (2007-2013)
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.
11%
45%
Westbrook Early Learning Center Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2013)
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 6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,001 students has grown by 34% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $44,637 is higher than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has declined by 30% over four years.
The district spending/student of $41,690 is higher than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has declined by 33% over four years.
School District Name Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 1,001 932
Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District Students Managed (1988-2008)
District Total Revenue $45 MM $10 MM
Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District District Total Revenue (1997-2009)
District Spending $42 MM $10 MM
Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District District Spending (1997-2009)
District Revenue / Student $44,637 $10,546
Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2008)
District Spending / Student $41,690 $10,416
Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District District Spending / Student (1997-2008)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Forest View Alternative School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lincoln Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Forest View Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount ProspectForest View Elementary School
    1901 West Estates Dr
    Mount ProspectIL 60056
    (847)593-4359
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 445 students                      
  • Mount ProspectLincoln Middle School
    700 West Lincoln St
    Mount ProspectIL 60056
    (847)394-7350
    0.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 708 students                      
  • Arlington HeightsDryden Elementary School
    722 South Dryden Place
    Arlington HeightsIL 60005
    (847)398-4280
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 493 students                      
  • Mount ProspectHolmes Junior High School
    1900 West Lonnquist Blvd
    Mount ProspectIL 60056
    (847)593-4390
    0.9 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 542 students                      
  • Mount ProspectFairview Elementary School
    300 North Fairview Ave
    Mount ProspectIL 60056
    (847)394-7320
    1 mi | Gr. 2-5 | 436 students                      

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