Cook County SD 130 School District

12300 Greenwood Ave
Blue Island, IL 60406-1558
(District boundaries shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Cook County SD 130 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%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 12 public schools serving 3,066 students in Cook County SD 130 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in Illinois.
Public Schools in Cook County SD 130 School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Illinois public school average of 26%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 31% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IL)
# Schools
12 Schools
4,386 Schools
# Students
3,066 Students
1,867,247 Students
# Teachers
262 Teachers
134,644 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Cook County SD 130 School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 918 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IL)
#592 out of 926 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Cook County SD 130  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
≤20%
28%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cook County SD 130  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.
≤20%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cook County SD 130  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:

0.55
0.68
# American Indian Students
1 Student
4,748 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
14 Students
100,579 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
5%
# Hispanic Students
1,885 Students
506,853 Students
% Hispanic Students
62%
27%
# Black Students
735 Students
308,140 Students
% Black Students
24%
17%
# White Students
394 Students
868,645 Students
% White Students
13%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,861 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
37 Students
76,347 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
189
71,078
# Students in K Grade:
248
124,988
# Students in 1st Grade:
292
127,117
# Students in 2nd Grade:
291
127,748
# Students in 3rd Grade:
333
127,544
# Students in 4th Grade:
316
129,636
# Students in 5th Grade:
332
133,910
# Students in 6th Grade:
329
135,734
# Students in 7th Grade:
335
141,129
# Students in 8th Grade:
401
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 $20,701 in this school district is less than the state median of $22,162. The school district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $18,567 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
$64 MM
$41,381 MM
This chart display total revenue of Cook County SD 130  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
$57 MM
$39,976 MM
This chart display total spending of Cook County SD 130  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
$20,701
$22,162
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cook County SD 130  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
$18,567
$21,409
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cook County SD 130  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 Cook County SD 130 School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Veterans Memorial Middle School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
12320 Greenwood Ave
Blue Island, IL 60406
(708) 489-7307
Grades: 6-8
| 396 students
Rank: #22.
Lincoln Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2140 Broadway St
Blue Island, IL 60406
(708) 385-5370
Grades: K-3
| 301 students
Rank: #33.
Nathan Hale Primary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29% )
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5324 135th St
Midlothian, IL 60445
(708) 385-4690
Grades: PK-3
| 386 students
Rank: #44.
Paul Revere Intermediate School
(Math: 19% | Reading: 32% )
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
12331 Gregory St
Blue Island, IL 60406
(708) 385-4450
Grades: 4-5
| 160 students
Rank: #55.
Everett F Kerr Middle School
(Math: 12% | Reading: 35% )
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
12915 Maple Ave
Blue Island, IL 60406
(708) 385-5959
Grades: 6-8
| 320 students
Rank: #66.
Nathan Hale Intermediate
(Math: 17% | Reading: 27% )
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5312 135th St
Midlothian, IL 60445
(708) 385-3399
Grades: 4-5
| 200 students
Rank: #77.
Nathan Hale Middle School
(Math: 12% | Reading: 31% )
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5220 135th St
Midlothian, IL 60445
(708) 385-6690
Grades: 6-8
| 349 students
Rank: #88.
George Washington Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24% )
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
12545 S Homan Ave
Alsip, IL 60803
(708) 489-3523
Grades: K-5
| 296 students
Rank: #99.
Paul Revere Primary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14% )
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2300 123rd Pl
Blue Island, IL 60406
(708) 489-3533
Grades: K-3
| 336 students
Rank: #1010.
Whittier Elementary School
(Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24% )
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
13043 Maple Ave
Blue Island, IL 60406
(708) 385-6170
Grades: 4-5
| 187 students
Rank: n/an/a
A.n.c.h.o.r. Academy
Alternative School
12015 Maple Ave
Blue Island, IL 60406
(708) 385-6800
Grades: 3-8
| 0 students
Rank: n/an/a
Horace Mann School
2975 W Broadway St
Blue Island, IL 60406
(708) 385-2450
Grades: PK
| 135 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Cook County SD 130 School District?
Cook County SD 130 School District manages 12 public schools serving 3,066 students.
What is the rank of Cook County SD 130 School District?
Cook County SD 130 School District is ranked #49 out of 918 school districts in Illinois (top 10%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Illinois school districts for: Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Cook County SD 130 School District?
62% of Cook County SD 130 School District students are Hispanic, 24% of students are Black, 13% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Cook County SD 130 School District?
Cook County SD 130 School District has a student/teacher ratio of 12:1, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What is Cook County SD 130 School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $18,567 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: 12 schools
  • Grades: PK-08
  • Enrollment: 3,066 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • : Bottom 50% in IL
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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