Spaulding Elementary School

2000 Belle Plaine Ave

Gurnee, IL 60031-5571

Tel: (847)662-3701
Grades: PK-2

568 students

Spaulding Elementary School serves 568 students in grades PK-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% 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 568 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 568 students
Spaulding Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Spaulding Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Spaulding Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.74 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 15:1 15:1
Asian
7%
4%
Hispanic
40%
23%
Black
20%
19%
White
22%
50%
All Ethnic Groups Spaulding Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Spaulding Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.74 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.
10%
23%
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.
7% 26%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,112 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 2,112 949
District Total Revenue $28 MM $10 MM
Gurnee   56 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $25 MM $10 MM
Gurnee   56 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,831 $10,546
Gurnee   56 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,633 $10,416
Gurnee   56 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 | 503 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • WaukeganClearview Elementary School
    1700 Delaware Rd
    WaukeganIL 60087
    (847)360-5467
    1.5 mi | 751 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • WaukeganGlenwood Elementary School
    2500 Northmoor Ave
    WaukeganIL 60085
    (847)360-5469
    1.5 mi | 685 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • GurneeViking School
    4460 Old Grand Ave
    GurneeIL 60031
    (847)336-2108
    1.6 mi | 595 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • GurneeGurnee Grade School
    940 Kilbourne Rd
    GurneeIL 60031
    (847)249-6253
    1.8 mi | 417 students | Gr. KG-8                      

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Lake County, IL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.42, which is higher than the Illinois average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Lake County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.