Braeside Elementary School

150 Pierce Rd
Highland Park, IL 60035
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Braeside Elementary School serves 255 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Braeside Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Braeside Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Braeside Elementary School's student population of 255 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students255 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Braeside Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Braeside Elementary School is 0.21, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#76 out of 3672 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
89%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.210.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
1%
27%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Shore 112 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Braeside Elementary School is Highland Park High School (3.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Edgewood Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ravinia Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Highland Park Ravinia Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 232 students
    0.9 miles
    763 Dean Ave
    Highland Park, IL 60035
    (224) 765-3700
    0.9 K-5 232
  • Glencoe West School Math: 73% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 3-4 | 261 students
    1.3 miles
    1010 Forestway Dr
    Glencoe, IL 60022
    (847) 835-6600
    1.3 3-4 261
  • Highland Park Edgewood Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 526 students
    1.5 miles
    929 Edgewood Rd
    Highland Park, IL 60035
    (224) 765-3201
    1.5 6-8 526
  • Northbrook North Shore Academy Elementary School Special Education School
    Grades: 4 | 38 students
    1.7 miles
    255 Revere Dr
    Northbrook, IL 60062
    (847) 291-7905
    1.7 4 38
  • Glencoe Central School Math: 65% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 5-8 | 546 students
    1.8 miles
    620 Greenwood Ave
    Glencoe, IL 60022
    (847) 835-7600
    1.8 5-8 546

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