Algonquin Lakes Elementary School

  • Algonquin Lakes Elementary School serves 457 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Algonquin Lakes Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Algonquin Lakes Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Algonquin Lakes Elementary School's student population of 457 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students457 students
This chart display total students of Algonquin Lakes Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Algonquin Lakes Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Algonquin Lakes Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Algonquin Lakes Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Algonquin Lakes Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Algonquin Lakes Elementary School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank#259 out of 3672 schools
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Algonquin Lakes Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Algonquin Lakes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Algonquin Lakes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Algonquin Lakes Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Algonquin Lakes Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
25%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Algonquin Lakes Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
6%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Algonquin Lakes Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
58%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Algonquin Lakes Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Algonquin Lakes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Diversity Score0.590.68
This chart display the diversity score of Algonquin Lakes Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Algonquin Lakes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Algonquin Lakes Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCUSD 300 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Algonquin Lakes Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Gangs, drugs, and guns may be more prevalent on public school campuses than parents think. Learn about the high percentage of public school students who are exposed to these dangers each day – and what parents can do to protect their kids.
President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative aims to improve academic opportunities for students of color, especially African-American boys.
Learn about how public schools across the country are mandating community service hours in order to graduate.