Chicago Ridge 127-5 School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public elementary schools serving 1,420 students in Chicago Ridge 127-5 School District. The top ranked public elementary schools in Chicago Ridge 127-5 School District are Ridge Central Elementary School, Elden D Finley Junior High School and Ridge Lawn Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public elementary schools in Chicago Ridge 127-5 School District have an average math proficiency score of 19% (versus the Illinois public elementary school average of 31%), and reading proficiency score of 20% (versus the 37% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Illinois.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public elementary school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameChicago Ridge 127-5 School District
School District Phone Number(708) 636-2000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 08
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
# of Schools3 Schools3,010 Schools
# of Students1,420 Students1,298,709 Students
# of Teachers100 Teachers84,040 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1

District Comparison

Chicago Ridge 127-5 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 763 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#685 out of 944 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Chicago Ridge  127-5  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chicago Ridge  127-5  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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chicago Ridge  127-5  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 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.500.68
# of American Indian Students5 Students3,638 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students26 Students65,860 Students
% Asian Students
2%
5%
# of Hispanic Students283 Students346,190 Students
% Hispanic Students
20%
27%
# of Black Students122 Students223,680 Students
% Black Students
9%
17%
# of White Students964 Students610,047 Students
% White Students
68%
47%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student1,363 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students19 Students47,931 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:11855,420
# of Students in Kindergarten:122126,521
# of Students in 1st Grade:163137,001
# of Students in 2nd Grade:145139,341
# of Students in 3rd Grade:147144,766
# of Students in 4th Grade:157147,921
# of Students in 5th Grade:152150,422
# of Students in 6th Grade:136148,614
# of Students in 7th Grade:153119,803
# of Students in 8th Grade:127119,947
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 2,619
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 2,247
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 2,011
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 2,063
# of Ungraded Students: - 13

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $16,527 in this school district is less than the state median of $18,231. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,526 is less than the state median of $17,733. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IL)
Total Revenue$24 MM$14 MM
This chart display total revenue of Chicago Ridge  127-5  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$22 MM$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Chicago Ridge  127-5  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$16,527$18,231
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Chicago Ridge  127-5  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,526$17,733
This chart display average spending per public school student in Chicago Ridge  127-5  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Chicago Ridge 127-5 School District Public Elementary Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Ridge Central Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    10800 Lyman Ave
    Chicago Ridge, IL 60415
    (708) 636-2001

    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Elden D Finley Junior High School Math: 18% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    10835 Lombard Ave
    Chicago Ridge, IL 60415
    (708) 636-2005

    Grades: 6-8 | 416 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Ridge Lawn Elementary School Math: 13% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5757 105th St
    Chicago Ridge, IL 60415
    (708) 636-2002

    Grades: PK-5 | 527 students
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