Gurnee 56 School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 4 top public schools in Gurnee 56 School District, serving 2,054 students.
  • Public school in Gurnee 56 School District have an average math proficiency score of 21% (versus Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 25% (versus 38% Illinois statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is River Trail School, with 27% math proficiency and 38% reading proficiency. Read more about public school math/reading proficiency statistics in Illinois or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic) , which is more than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Illinois public school average of 16:1.

Overview

School District NameGurnee 56 School District
School District Phone Number(847)336-0800
School District Grades OfferedPK - 08
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
# of Schools4 Schools4,229 Schools
# of Students2,054 Students2,015,438 Students
# of Teachers153 Teachers128,393 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1

District Comparison

  • Gurnee 56 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 862 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gurnee  56  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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gurnee  56  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 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.720.67
# of American Indian Students14 Students8,384 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# of Asian Students138 Students98,341 Students
% Asian Students
7%
5%
# of Hispanic Students865 Students517,419 Students
% Hispanic Students
42%
26%
# of Black Students398 Students344,186 Students
% Black Students
19%
17%
# of White Students513 Students976,714 Students
% White Students
25%
49%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students2,131 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students124 Students68,247 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:5179,552
# of Students in Kindergarten:197134,618
# of Students in 1st Grade:185140,308
# of Students in 2nd Grade:213144,297
# of Students in 3rd Grade:219150,107
# of Students in 4th Grade:263151,617
# of Students in 5th Grade:244149,368
# of Students in 6th Grade:214149,606
# of Students in 7th Grade:241151,371
# of Students in 8th Grade:227150,179
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 159,443
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 157,882
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 150,206
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 146,880
# of Ungraded Students: - 4

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,971 in this school district is less than the state average of $14,657. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,197 is less than the state average of $14,817. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
Total Revenue$29 MM$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Gurnee  56  School District and average revenue for each school distric in IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$27 MM$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Gurnee  56  School District and average spending for each school distric in IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,971$14,657
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Gurnee  56  School District and average revenue per public school student in IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,197$14,817
This chart display average spending per public school student in Gurnee  56  School District and average spending per public school student in IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Gurnee 56 School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | IL School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Wadsworth Prairie Trail School Math: 19% / Reading: 20% | Bottom 50%
    13600 W Wadsworth Rd
    Wadsworth, IL 60083
    (847)623-4333

    Grades: 3-5 | 513 students
  • Gurnee River Trail School Math: 27% / Reading: 38% | Top 50%
    333 N Oplaine Rd
    Gurnee, IL 60031
    (847)249-6253

    Grades: K-8 | 499 students
  • Gurnee Spaulding Elementary School
    2000 Belle Plaine Av
    Gurnee, IL 60031
    (847)662-3701

    Grades: PK-2 | 493 students
  • Gurnee Viking School Math: 19% / Reading: 23% | Bottom 50%
    4460 Old Grand Ave
    Gurnee, IL 60031
    (847)336-2108

    Grades: 6-8 | 556 students
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