Downers Grove Gsd 58 School District

2300 Warrenville Rd Ste 200
Downers Grove, IL 60515-1717
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Downers Grove Gsd 58 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 2023 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 4,898 students in Downers Grove Gsd 58 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 Downers Grove Gsd 58 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 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IL)
# Schools
13 Schools
4,376 Schools
# Students
4,898 Students
1,884,191 Students
# Teachers
n/a
n/a
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
n/a

District Rank

Downers Grove Gsd 58 School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 919 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IL)
Overall District Rank
#827 out of 926 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Downers Grove Gsd 58  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
28%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Downers Grove Gsd 58  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.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Downers Grove Gsd 58  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:

Diversity Score
0.42
0.68
# American Indian Students
8 Students
4,654 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
249 Students
102,340 Students
% Asian Students
5%
5%
# Hispanic Students
493 Students
508,107 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
27%
# Black Students
194 Students
310,189 Students
% Black Students
4%
17%
# White Students
3,703 Students
882,806 Students
% White Students
76%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
1,951 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
249 Students
74,144 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
142
62,601
# Students in K Grade:
486
119,972
# Students in 1st Grade:
496
127,640
# Students in 2nd Grade:
529
128,012
# Students in 3rd Grade:
499
130,498
# Students in 4th Grade:
515
134,686
# Students in 5th Grade:
561
136,784
# Students in 6th Grade:
537
141,801
# Students in 7th Grade:
555
147,090
# Students in 8th Grade:
578
149,406
# 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 $19,031 is higher than the state median of $17,033. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,375 is higher than the state median of $16,227. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (IL)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$93 MM
$15 MM
This chart display total revenue of Downers Grove Gsd 58  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$95 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Downers Grove Gsd 58  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$19,031
$17,033
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Downers Grove Gsd 58  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
$19,375
$16,227
This chart display average spending per public school student in Downers Grove Gsd 58  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 Downers Grove Gsd 58 School District Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Herrick Middle School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4335 Middaugh Ave
Downers Grove, IL 60515
(630) 719-5810
Grades: 7-8
| 672 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
O Neill Middle School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
635 59th St
Downers Grove, IL 60516
(630) 719-5815
Grades: 7-8
| 460 students
Rank: n/an/a
3935 Belle Aire Ln
Downers Grove, IL 60515
(630) 719-5820
Grades: PK-6
| 247 students
Rank: n/an/a
6835 Fairmount Ave
Downers Grove, IL 60516
(630) 719-5825
Grades: PK-6
| 262 students
Rank: n/an/a
6036 Blodgett Ave
Downers Grove, IL 60516
(630) 719-5830
Grades: PK-6
| 333 students
Rank: n/an/a
Henry Puffer School
2220 Haddow Ave
Downers Grove, IL 60515
(630) 968-0294
Grades: PK-6
| 301 students
Rank: n/an/a
3935 Highland Ave
Downers Grove, IL 60515
(630) 719-5835
Grades: PK-6
| 399 students
Rank: n/an/a
1435 Jefferson Ave
Downers Grove, IL 60516
(630) 719-5840
Grades: PK-6
| 360 students
Rank: n/an/a
6235 Stonewall Ave
Downers Grove, IL 60516
(630) 719-5845
Grades: PK-6
| 318 students
Rank: n/an/a
6509 Powell St
Downers Grove, IL 60516
(630) 719-5850
Grades: PK-6
| 364 students
Rank: n/an/a
236 Indianapolis Ave
Downers Grove, IL 60515
(630) 719-5855
Grades: PK-6
| 533 students
Rank: n/an/a
1436 Grant St
Downers Grove, IL 60515
(630) 719-5860
Grades: PK-6
| 334 students
Rank: n/an/a
536 Hill St
Downers Grove, IL 60515
(630) 719-5865
Grades: PK-6
| 315 students

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • District size: 13 schools
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Enrollment: 4,898 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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