Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary School

Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary School serves 761 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Asian), which is equal to the state average of 50%.
Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary School operates within the Indian Prairie Cusd 204 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 761 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 761 students
Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary School Total Students (1996-2014)
Gender % Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary School Total Teachers (1996-2014)
Students by Grade Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 18:1
Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1996-2014)
Asian
27%
4%
Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary School Asian Students (1997-2013)
Hispanic
14%
25%
Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary School Black Students (1997-2013)
Black
5%
17%
Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary School Black Students (1997-2013)
White
50%
50%
Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary School White Students (1997-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.66 0.31
Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary School Diversity Score (1996-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
17%
47%
Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
3%
Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2013)

District Comparison

Indian Prairie Cusd 204 School District's student population of 28,711 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,558 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,343 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Indian Prairie Cusd 204 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
3
Number of Students Managed 28,711 938
Indian Prairie Cusd 204 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $344 MM $11 MM
Indian Prairie Cusd 204 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $367 MM $11 MM
Indian Prairie Cusd 204 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,558 $11,118
Indian Prairie Cusd 204 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,343 $11,218
Indian Prairie Cusd 204 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Metea Valley High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Francis Granger Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mabel O Donnell Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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    0 miles
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    (630)375-3100
    06-81063
  • AuroraMetea Valley High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2644 students
    0.6 miles
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    AuroraIL 60502
    (630)375-5900
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    0.8 miles
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    AuroraIL 60502
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    0.87-1278
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    Grades: PK-5 | 494 students
    1.3 miles
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    (630)299-8300
    1.3PK-5494
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    1.5 miles
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