Grant Park Elementary School

Po Box 549
Grant Park, IL 60940
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Grant Park Elementary School serves 321 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Grant Park Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Grant Park Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Grant Park Elementary School's student population of 321 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students321 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Grant Park Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Grant Park Elementary School is 0.24, 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 Testing Rank
#562 out of 3672 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
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17%
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White
87%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.240.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrant Park CUSD 6 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Grant Park Elementary School is Grant Park High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Momence Junior High School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Je-neir Elementary School (5.7 miles away)
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