Blythe Park Elementary School

  • Blythe Park Elementary School serves 134 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-49% (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 40-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Blythe Park Elementary School's student population of 134 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students134 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Blythe Park Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Blythe Park Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blythe Park Elementary School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#731 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Blythe Park 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Blythe Park 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Blythe Park Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
33%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Blythe Park Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Blythe Park Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
64%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Blythe Park Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Blythe Park Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.490.32
This chart display the diversity score of Blythe Park Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Blythe Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRiverside SD 96 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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