Earl Pritchett School

200 Horatio Blvd
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Earl Pritchett School serves 618 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Earl Pritchett School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (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 74% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Earl Pritchett School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Earl Pritchett School's student population of 618 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students618 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

Earl Pritchett School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Earl Pritchett School is 0.60, 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
#79 out of 3672 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
45%
5%
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
45%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.600.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
4%
27%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAptakisic-Tripp CCSD 102 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Earl Pritchett School is Buffalo Grove High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Aptakisic Junior High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tripp School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buffalo Grove Tripp School Math: 71% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-4 | 702 students
    0.9 miles
    850 Highland Grv
    Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
    (847) 955-3600
    0.9 K-4 702
  • Buffalo Grove Aptakisic Junior High School Math: 71% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 7-8 | 507 students
    1.1 miles
    1231 Weiland Rd
    Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
    (847) 353-5500
    1.1 7-8 507
  • Wheeling Eugene Field Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 568 students
    1.1 miles
    51 Saint Armand Ln
    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (847) 520-2780
    1.1 K-5 568
  • Wheeling Jack London Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 678 students
    1.3 miles
    1001 W Dundee Rd
    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (847) 520-2745
    1.3 6-8 678
  • Buffalo Grove Joyce Kilmer Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 516 students
    1.4 miles
    655 Golfview Ter
    Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
    (847) 520-2760
    1.4 PK-5 516

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