7617 Hemlock Dr
Orland Park, IL 60462
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Arnold W Kruse Ed Center serves 436 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Arnold W Kruse Ed Center placed in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 436 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Arnold W Kruse Ed Center ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Arnold W Kruse Ed Center's student population of 436 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
436 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Arnold W Kruse Ed Center is ranked within the top 10% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Arnold W Kruse Ed Center is 0.50, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#348 out of 3655 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
14%
27%
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Black
8%
17%
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White
69%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
First Day of School
August 25, 2022 (Thursday)
Spring Break
March 27, 2023 (Monday)
Spring Break
March 28, 2023 (Tuesday)
Spring Break
March 29, 2023 (Wednesday)
Spring Break
March 30, 2023 (Thursday)
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 436 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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