Chicago Ridge SD 127-5 School District

6135 108th St
Chicago Ridge, IL 60415-2190
(District boundaries shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,418 students in Chicago Ridge SD 127-5 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
Public Schools in Chicago Ridge SD 127-5 School District have an average math proficiency score of 14% (versus the Illinois public school average of 26%), and reading proficiency score of 17% (versus the 31% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (IL)
# Schools
3 Schools
4,386 Schools
# Students
1,418 Students
1,867,247 Students
# Teachers
105 Teachers
134,644 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Chicago Ridge SD 127-5 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 918 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
This School District
State Average (IL)
#726 out of 926 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Chicago Ridge SD 127-5  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
13%
28%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chicago Ridge SD 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 2020-21 school year data.
17%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chicago Ridge SD 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 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.53
0.68
# American Indian Students
5 Students
4,748 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
28 Students
100,579 Students
% Asian Students
2%
5%
# Hispanic Students
302 Students
506,853 Students
% Hispanic Students
21%
27%
# Black Students
125 Students
308,140 Students
% Black Students
9%
17%
# White Students
917 Students
868,645 Students
% White Students
65%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
1,861 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
40 Students
76,347 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
136
71,078
# Students in K Grade:
163
124,988
# Students in 1st Grade:
154
127,117
# Students in 2nd Grade:
145
127,748
# Students in 3rd Grade:
151
127,544
# Students in 4th Grade:
122
129,636
# Students in 5th Grade:
143
133,910
# Students in 6th Grade:
126
135,734
# Students in 7th Grade:
138
141,129
# Students in 8th Grade:
140
145,775
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
157,172
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
149,262
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
146,253
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
149,901
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $18,470 in this school district is less than the state median of $22,162. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,740 is less than the state median of $21,409. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (IL)
Total Revenue
$26 MM
$41,381 MM
This chart display total revenue of Chicago Ridge SD 127-5  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$22 MM
$39,976 MM
This chart display total spending of Chicago Ridge SD 127-5  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$18,470
$22,162
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Chicago Ridge SD 127-5  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$15,740
$21,409
This chart display average spending per public school student in Chicago Ridge SD 127-5  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Chicago Ridge SD 127-5 School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Ridge Central Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
10800 Lyman Ave
Chicago Ridge, IL 60415
(708) 636-2001
Grades: PK-5
| 485 students
Rank: #22.
Elden D Finley Jr High School
(Math: 15% | Reading: 19%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
10835 Lombard Ave
Chicago Ridge, IL 60415
(708) 636-2005
Grades: 6-8
| 404 students
Rank: #33.
Ridge Lawn Elementary School
(Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5757 105th St
Chicago Ridge, IL 60415
(708) 636-2002
Grades: PK-5
| 529 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Chicago Ridge SD 127-5 School District?
Chicago Ridge SD 127-5 School District manages 3 public schools serving 1,418 students.
What is the rank of Chicago Ridge SD 127-5 School District?
Chicago Ridge SD 127-5 School District is ranked #743 out of 918 school districts in Illinois (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year.
What is the racial composition of students in Chicago Ridge SD 127-5 School District?
65% of Chicago Ridge SD 127-5 School District students are White, 21% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Chicago Ridge SD 127-5 School District?
Chicago Ridge SD 127-5 School District has a student/teacher ratio of 14:1, which is equal to the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What is Chicago Ridge SD 127-5 School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $15,740 is less than the state median of $21,409. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 3 schools
  • Grades: PK-08
  • Enrollment: 1,418 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • : Bottom 50% in IL
  • : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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