Currier Elementary School

  • Currier Elementary School serves 460 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 8% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Currier Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Currier Elementary School's student population of 460 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students460 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Currier Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Currier Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Currier Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Currier 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#3068 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Currier 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
89%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Currier Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Currier Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
6%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Currier Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.210.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Currier Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Currier Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Chicago ESD 33 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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