Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 62)

Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 62) serves 20 students in grades Prekindergarten.
The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 62) places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 62)'s student population of 20 students has grown by 300% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 60% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students20 students
This chart display total students of Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 62) by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 62)
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 62) by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 62) by grade.

School Comparison

The diversity score of Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 62) is 0.59, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio3:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 62) and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
30%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 62) and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
55%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 62) and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
17%
White
15%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 62) and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 62). This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.590.68
This chart display the diversity score of Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 62) and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 62) 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)
29%
3%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Deaf/hard Of Hearing (dist 62) is Maine West High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Algonquin Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Forest Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Des Plaines Forest Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 600 students
    0.1 miles
    1375 S 5th Ave
    Des Plaines, IL 60018
    (847) 824-1380
    0.1 PK-5 600
  • Des Plaines Algonquin Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 670 students
    0.2 miles
    767 E Algonquin Rd
    Des Plaines, IL 60016
    (847) 824-1205
    0.2 6-8 670
  • Des Plaines Maine West High School Math: 40% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,059 students
    0.6 miles
    1755 S Wolf Rd
    Des Plaines, IL 60018
    (847) 827-6176
    0.6 9-12 2,059
  • Des Plaines Plainfield Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 319 students
    0.6 miles
    1850 Plainfield Dr
    Des Plaines, IL 60018
    (847) 824-1301
    0.6 K-5 319
  • Des Plaines Terrace Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 209 students
    1.0 miles
    735 S Westgate Rd
    Des Plaines, IL 60016
    (847) 824-1501
    1 K-5 209

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