Dr Kenneth M Sorrick School

  • Dr Kenneth M Sorrick School serves 424 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Dr Kenneth M Sorrick School's student population of 424 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students424 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Dr Kenneth M Sorrick School
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Dr Kenneth M Sorrick School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Dr Kenneth M Sorrick School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dr Kenneth M Sorrick School is 0.35, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Dr Kenneth M Sorrick School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Dr Kenneth M Sorrick School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dr Kenneth M Sorrick School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
8%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dr Kenneth M Sorrick School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
80%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dr Kenneth M Sorrick 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
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dr Kenneth M Sorrick School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.350.68
This chart display the diversity score of Dr Kenneth M Sorrick School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dr Kenneth M Sorrick 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
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dr Kenneth M Sorrick 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 NameNorth Palos SD 117 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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