Elm Place School

  • Elm Place School serves 343 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 62% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Elm Place School's student population of 343 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students343 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elm Place School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elm Place School is 0.35, 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#585 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
16%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
79%
49%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.350.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
46%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Shore SD 112 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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