Fairview South Elementary School

7040 Laramie Ave
Skokie, IL 60077
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Fairview South Elementary School serves 718 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Fairview South Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 66% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Fairview South Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Fairview South Elementary School's student population of 718 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students718 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

Fairview South Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Fairview South Elementary School is 0.65, 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
#298 out of 3672 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
32%
5%
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Hispanic
12%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
49%
48%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.650.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
1%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFairview 72 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fairview South Elementary School is Niles Central (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Edgebrook Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Edgebrook Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-8 | 512 students
    0.7 miles
    6525 N Hiawatha Ave
    Chicago, IL 60646
    (773) 534-1194
    0.7 K-8 512
  • Skokie Lincoln Junior High School Math: 29% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 538 students
    1.0 miles
    7839 Lincoln Ave
    Skokie, IL 60077
    (847) 676-3545
    1 6-8 538
  • Chicago Wildwood Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-8 | 494 students
    1.0 miles
    6950 N Hiawatha Ave
    Chicago, IL 60646
    (773) 534-1188
    1 K-8 494
  • Skokie Niles Central Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 28 students
    1.1 miles
    7700 Gross Point Rd
    Skokie, IL 60077
    (847) 626-3120
    1.1 9-12 28
  • Skokie Niles West High School Math: 45% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,435 students
    1.4 miles
    5701 Oakton St
    Skokie, IL 60077
    (847) 626-2510
    1.4 9-12 2,435

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