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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 public schools in Harwood Heights, IL, serving 3,042 students. Harwood Heights has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
Harwood Heights, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in Harwood Heights have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Illinois public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Harwood Heights, IL are Union Ridge Elementary School, J Leigh Elementary School and Pennoyer Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois public school average of 15:1.

Top Harwood Heights, IL Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Union Ridge Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4600 N Oak Park Ave
    Harwood Heights, IL 60706
    (708) 867-5822

    Grades: PK-8 | 662 students
  • J Leigh Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    8151 W Lawrence Ave
    Harwood Heights, IL 60706
    (708) 456-8848

    Grades: PK-4 | 614 students
  • Pennoyer Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    5200 N Cumberland
    Harwood Heights, IL 60706
    (708) 456-9094

    Grades: PK-8 | 428 students
  • J Giles Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4251 N Oriole Ave
    Harwood Heights, IL 60706
    (708) 583-2068

    Grades: 5-8 | 478 students
  • Ridgewood Community High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7500 W Montrose Ave
    Harwood Heights, IL 60706
    (708) 456-4242

    Grades: 9-12 | 860 students
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