Christa Mcauliffe School

8944 174th St
Tinley Park, IL 60487
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Christa Mcauliffe School serves 535 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (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 50% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Christa Mcauliffe 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 30%) 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 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Christa Mcauliffe School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Christa Mcauliffe School's student population of 535 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students535 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Christa Mcauliffe School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Christa Mcauliffe School is 0.32, 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
#575 out of 3672 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
26%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
82%
48%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.320.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
1%
27%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKirby 140 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Christa Mcauliffe School is Victor J Andrew High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Prairie View Middle School (0.6 miles away)
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