Arnold W Kruse Ed Center

  • Arnold W Kruse Ed Center serves 413 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Arnold W Kruse Ed Center placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Arnold W Kruse Ed Center's student population of 413 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students413 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arnold W Kruse Ed Center is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Arnold W Kruse Ed Center is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#664 out of 3679 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
13%
26%
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Black
9%
17%
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White
67%
48%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score0.520.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCCSD 146 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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