Forest View Elementary School

  • Forest View Elementary School serves 433 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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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 433 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students433 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Forest View Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 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 0.67. 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#577 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
33%
5%
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Hispanic
16%
26%
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Black
9%
17%
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White
41%
49%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Forest View Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.700.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameComm Cons SD 59 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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