735 Leesley Rd
Riverside, IL 60546
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Blythe Park Elementary School serves 185 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Blythe Park Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Blythe Park Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Blythe Park Elementary School's student population of 185 students has grown by 48% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
185 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

Blythe Park Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Blythe Park Elementary School 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#108 out of 3655 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
30%
26%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
64%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
2%
27%
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 185 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50 (Top 50%)

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