Brook Park Elementary School

1214 Raymond Ave
La Grange Park, IL 60526
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Brook Park Elementary School serves 760 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Brook Park 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 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (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 56% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Brook Park Elementary School's student population of 760 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students760 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

Brook Park Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Brook Park Elementary School is 0.53, 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
#941 out of 3672 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
31%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
61%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.530.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrookfield Lagrange Park 95 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Brook Park Elementary School is Riverside Brookfield Township High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is S E Gross Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Grange Park Barnsdale Road School
    Grades: PK-K | 314 students
    0.7 miles
    920 Barnsdale Rd
    La Grange Park, IL 60526
    (708) 215-7025
    0.7 PK-K 314
  • Brookfield S E Gross Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 418 students
    0.7 miles
    3524 Maple Ave
    Brookfield, IL 60513
    (708) 485-0600
    0.7 6-8 418
  • La Grange Park Forest Road Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 1-6 | 523 students
    0.8 miles
    901 Forest Rd
    La Grange Park, IL 60526
    (708) 215-7025
    0.8 1-6 523
  • Riverside Komarek Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 553 students
    0.8 miles
    8940 W 24th St
    Riverside, IL 60546
    (708) 447-8030
    0.8 PK-8 553
  • Brookfield Hollywood Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 159 students
    1.2 miles
    3423 Hollywood Ave
    Brookfield, IL 60513
    (708) 485-7630
    1.2 PK-5 159

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