Forest View Elementary School

  • Forest View Elementary School serves 422 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (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 46% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Forest View Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Forest View Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Forest View Elementary School's student population of 422 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students422 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Forest View Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Forest View Elementary School is 0.70, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#1085 out of 3679 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
36%
5%
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Hispanic
15%
26%
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Black
8%
17%
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White
38%
48%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.700.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCommunity Consolidated 59 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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