Betsy Ross Elementary School

1315 Marengo Ave
Forest Park, IL 60130
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Betsy Ross Elementary School serves 152 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Betsy Ross Elementary School's student population of 152 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students152 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Betsy Ross Elementary School is 0.74, which is more 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
15%
26%
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Black
36%
17%
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White
29%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
16%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.740.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameForest Park 91 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Betsy Ross Elementary School is J Sterling Morton West High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Forest Park Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Berwyn Jefferson Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 589 students
    0.5 miles
    7035 16th St
    Berwyn, IL 60402
    (708) 795-2454
    0.5 PK-5 589
  • Forest Park Field Stevenson Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 145 students
    0.6 miles
    925 Beloit Ave
    Forest Park, IL 60130
    (708) 366-5703
    0.6 3-5 145
  • Forest Park Forest Park Middle School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 212 students
    0.6 miles
    925 Beloit Ave
    Forest Park, IL 60130
    (708) 366-5703
    0.6 6-8 212
  • Oak Park Abraham Lincoln Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 687 students
    0.7 miles
    1111 S Grove Ave
    Oak Park, IL 60304
    (708) 524-3110
    0.7 K-5 687
  • Berwyn Prairie Oak School Math: 20% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 795 students
    0.7 miles
    1427 Oak Park Ave
    Berwyn, IL 60402
    (708) 795-2442
    0.7 PK-5 795

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