Grass Lake Elementary School

  • Grass Lake Elementary School serves 176 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Grass Lake Elementary School's student population of 176 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students176 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Grass Lake Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Grass Lake Elementary School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. 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#1507 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:116:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
11%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
85%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.270.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrass Lake SD 36 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lake Villa Gateway School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 4 students
    1.3 miles
    1625 Deep Lake Rd
    Lake Villa, IL 60046
    (847)838-7679
    1.3 9-12 4
  • Lake Villa Olive C Martin School Magnet School
    Grades: K-6 | 628 students
    1.5 miles
    24750 W Dering Ln
    Lake Villa, IL 60046
    (847)245-6620
    1.5 K-6 628
  • Antioch Emmons Grade School Magnet School
    Grades: K-8 | 317 students
    2.0 miles
    24226 W Beach Grv
    Antioch, IL 60002
    (847)395-1105
    2.0 K-8 317
  • Spring Grove Lotus School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-4 | 484 students
    2.2 miles
    29067 W Grass Lake
    Spring Grove, IL 60081
    (847)973-4105
    2.2 PK-4 484
  • Lake Villa Allendale School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 35 students
    2.9 miles
    600 E Grand Ave
    Lake Villa, IL 60046
    (847)245-6322
    2.9 9-12 35

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