2400 E Sand Lake Rd
Lake Villa, IL 60046
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
B J Hooper Elementary School serves 672 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
B J Hooper Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (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 51% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

B J Hooper Elementary School's student population of 672 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
672 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

B J Hooper Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 B J Hooper Elementary School is 0.49, 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 Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#951 out of 3655 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
23%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
68%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

School Reviews

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The current second-third grade Cross Cat teacher KJ is a very bad influence on the children due to her neglect and abusive behavior towards Special Needs children. She has failed to perform her basic duties due to lack of teaching skills. I hope the management realizes her behavior towards her students/their parents sooner than later and makes a wise decision.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 672 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.49 (Top 50%)

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