Brookdale Elementary School

  • Brookdale Elementary School serves 582 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (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 52% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Brookdale Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Brookdale Elementary School's student population of 582 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students582 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brookdale Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brookdale Elementary School is 0.66, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. 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#528 out of 3679 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Brookdale 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)
52%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Brookdale 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 Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
19%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Brookdale Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
10%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Brookdale Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
13%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Brookdale Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
53%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Brookdale Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brookdale Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.660.67
This chart display the diversity score of Brookdale 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
19%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Brookdale 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.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Brookdale Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndian Prairie CUSD 204 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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