Spaulding Elementary School

2000 Belle Plaine Ave

Gurnee, IL 60031-5571

Grades: PK-2

605 students

Spaulding Elementary School serves 605 students in grades PK-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Spaulding Elementary School operates within the Gurnee 56 School District.

Overview

The student population of 605 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 605 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.73 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 17:1 13:1
Asian
7%
4%
Hispanic
40%
24%
Black
24%
19%
White
23%
50%
Two or more races
6%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.73 0.30
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.
13%
45%
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 2,198 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Gurnee 56 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 2,198 932
District Total Revenue $28 MM $10 MM
District Spending $25 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,831 $10,546
District Spending / Student $11,633 $10,416
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 Waukegan High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Viking School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oakdale Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WaukeganOakdale Elementary School
    2230 North Mcaree Rd
    WaukeganIL 60087
    (847)360-5482
    1.4 mi | 524 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • WaukeganClearview Elementary School
    1700 Delaware Rd
    WaukeganIL 60087
    (847)360-5467
    1.5 mi | 743 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • WaukeganGlenwood Elementary School
    2500 Northmoor Ave
    WaukeganIL 60085
    (847)360-5469
    1.5 mi | 665 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • GurneeViking School
    4460 Old Grand Ave
    GurneeIL 60031
    (847)336-2108
    1.6 mi | 632 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • GurneeRiver Trail School
    333 North Oplaine Rd
    GurneeIL 60031
    (847)249-6253
    1.8 mi | 427 students | Gr. KG-8                      

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