Grand Ridge School

  • Grand Ridge School serves 197 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Grand Ridge School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Grand Ridge School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Grand Ridge School's student population of 197 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students197 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Grand Ridge 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 9:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Grand Ridge School is 0.10, 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)#837 out of 3679 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Grand Ridge School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Grand Ridge School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
95%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Grand Ridge School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.100.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Grand Ridge School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrand Ridge CCSD 95 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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