Goodings Grove School

  • Goodings Grove School serves 371 students in grades 1-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Goodings Grove School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Goodings Grove School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Goodings Grove School's student population of 371 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-4
Total Students371 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Goodings Grove 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 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Goodings Grove School is 0.25, 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 School Rank (16-17)#816 out of 3679 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
10%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
86%
48%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.250.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHomer CCSD 33c School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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