Chicago Heights SD 170 School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 2,690 students in Chicago Heights SD 170 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
Public Schools in Chicago Heights SD 170 School District have an average math proficiency score of 11% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 22% (versus the 38% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Chicago Heights SD 170 School District are Lincoln Elementary School, Kennedy Elementary School and Greenbriar Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Chicago Heights SD 170 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Chicago Heights SD 170 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Chicago Heights SD 170 School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 08
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IL)
# Schools
11 Schools
4,384 Schools
# Students
2,690 Students
1,886,101 Students
# Teachers
n/a
n/a
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
n/a

District Rank

Chicago Heights SD 170 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 864 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IL)
Overall District Rank
#817 out of 946 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Chicago Heights SD 170  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chicago Heights SD 170  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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chicago Heights SD 170  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 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.51
0.68
# American Indian Students
1 Student
4,655 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
3 Students
102,362 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
5%
# Hispanic Students
1,689 Students
508,579 Students
% Hispanic Students
63%
27%
# Black Students
851 Students
310,294 Students
% Black Students
31%
17%
# White Students
100 Students
884,029 Students
% White Students
4%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
1,952 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
45 Students
74,230 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
89
62,778
# Students in K Grade:
258
120,316
# Students in 1st Grade:
267
127,972
# Students in 2nd Grade:
282
128,190
# Students in 3rd Grade:
285
130,690
# Students in 4th Grade:
253
134,944
# Students in 5th Grade:
299
137,003
# Students in 6th Grade:
345
141,876
# Students in 7th Grade:
279
147,159
# Students in 8th Grade:
333
149,472
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
153,852
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
152,861
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
149,155
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
149,833
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $24,043 is higher than the state median of $16,878. The school district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $22,829 is higher than the state median of $16,079. The school district spending/student has grown by 16% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IL)
Total Revenue
$65 MM
$15 MM
This chart display total revenue of Chicago Heights SD 170  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$61 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Chicago Heights SD 170  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$24,043
$16,878
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Chicago Heights SD 170  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$22,829
$16,079
This chart display average spending per public school student in Chicago Heights SD 170  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Chicago Heights SD 170 School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1520 Center Ave
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4833
Grades: K-5
| 65 students
Rank: #22.
Kennedy Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1013 Division St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4830
Grades: K-5
| 171 students
Rank: #33.
Greenbriar Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
101 W Greenbriar Ave
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4159
Grades: K-5
| 182 students
Rank: #44.
Garfield Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
140 E 23rd St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4150
Grades: K-5
| 202 students
Rank: #55.
Washington-mckinley Elementary School
Math: 10% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
25 W 16th Pl
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4843
Grades: K-5
| 285 students
Rank: #66.
U S Grant Elementary School
Math: 9% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2712 Miller Ave
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4156
Grades: K-5
| 178 students
Rank: #77.
Wilson Elementary School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
422 W 16th Pl
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4839
Grades: K-5
| 163 students
Rank: #88.
Jefferson Elementary School
Math: 6% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
176 E 11th St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4162
Grades: K-5
| 152 students
Rank: #99.
Roosevelt Elementary School
Math: 8% | Reading: 13%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1345 Sunnyside Ave
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4836
Grades: K-5
| 342 students
Rank: n/an/a
1020 Dixie Hwy
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-4165
Grades: 6-8
| 950 students
Rank: n/an/a
Highland School
828 Willow Dr
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
(708) 756-0008
Grades: PK
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Chicago Heights 170
  • 30 W 16th St, Chicago Heights, IL, 60411-3412
  • (708) 756-4165
  • Grades: PK - 08
  • Students: 2,690 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51

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