561 Elm St
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Forest Glen Elementary School serves 558 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Forest Glen Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Forest Glen Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Forest Glen Elementary School's student population of 558 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
558 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (18-19)
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Forest Glen Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Forest Glen Elementary School is 0.51, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#248 out of 3655 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
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15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
14%
5%
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Hispanic
12%
27%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
68%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 558 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51

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