Cottage Grove Upper Grade Center

  • Cottage Grove Upper Grade Center serves 162 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Cottage Grove Upper Grade Center's student population of 162 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students162 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cottage Grove Upper Grade Center's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cottage Grove Upper Grade Center is 0.13, 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#2958 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:116:1
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Hispanic
7%
26%
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Black
93%
17%
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Diversity Score0.130.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFord Heights SD 169 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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