Berkeley SD 87 School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 6 public schools managed by Berkeley SD 87 School District serving 2,561 students in Melrose Park, Illinois.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Illinois state average of 51%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the state average of 16:1.

Berkeley SD 87 School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Melrose Park J W Riley Elementary School Magnet School
    123 S Wolf Rd
    Melrose Park, IL 60164
    (708)449-3180

    Grades: K-5 | 347 students
  • Bellwood Jefferson Elementary School Magnet School
    225 46th Ave
    Bellwood, IL 60104
    (708)449-3165

    Grades: PK-5 | 398 students
  • Berkeley Macarthur Middle School Magnet School
    1310 N Wolf Rd
    Berkeley, IL 60163
    (708)449-3185

    Grades: 6-8 | 413 students
  • Melrose Park Northlake Middle School Magnet School
    202 S Lakewood Ave
    Melrose Park, IL 60164
    (708)449-3195

    Grades: 6-8 | 439 students
  • Berkeley Sunnyside Elementary School Magnet School
    5412 St Charles Rd
    Berkeley, IL 60163
    (708)449-3170

    Grades: K-5 | 443 students
  • Melrose Park Whittier Elementary School Magnet School
    338 Whitehall Ave
    Melrose Park, IL 60164
    (708)449-3175

    Grades: PK-5 | 521 students

Overview

School District NameBerkeley SD 87 School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,561 students
# of Teachers160 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students1,283 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students1,278 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.47
# of American Indian Students10 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students32 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students1,778 students
% Hispanic Students
69%
# of Black Students574 students
% Black Students
22%
# of White Students127 students
% White Students
5%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students39 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:56
# of Students in Kindergarten:248
# of Students in 1st Grade:250
# of Students in 2nd Grade:293
# of Students in 3rd Grade:300
# of Students in 4th Grade:280
# of Students in 5th Grade:282
# of Students in 6th Grade:287
# of Students in 7th Grade:299
# of Students in 8th Grade:266
# of Students in 9th Grade: -
# of Students in 10th Grade: -
# of Students in 11th Grade: -
# of Students in 12th Grade: -
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Berkeley SD 87 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 851 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of % has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Berkeley SD 87 School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Berkeley SD 87 School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,092 in this school district is less than the state average of $14,514. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,743 is less than the state average of $14,861. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
Total Revenue$31 MM$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Berkeley SD 87 School District and average revenue for each school distric in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$30 MM$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Berkeley SD 87 School District and average spending for each school distric in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,092$14,514
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Berkeley SD 87 School District and average revenue per public school student in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,743$14,861
This chart display average spending per public school student in Berkeley SD 87 School District and average spending per public school student in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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