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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 3 top public schools in Homewood 153 School District, serving 1,940 students.
  • Public school in Homewood 153 School District have an average math proficiency score of 23% (versus Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (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 James Hart School, with 25% math proficiency and 43% reading proficiency. Read more about public school math/reading proficiency statistics in Illinois or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black) , 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 NameHomewood 153 School District
School District Phone Number(708)799-8721
School District Grades OfferedPK - 08
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
# of Schools3 Schools4,229 Schools
# of Students1,940 Students2,015,438 Students
# of Teachers154 Teachers128,393 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1

District Comparison

  • Homewood 153 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 2017 school year.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Homewood  153  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)
41%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Homewood  153  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 Score0.650.67
# of American Indian Studentsn/a8,384 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students7 Students98,341 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
5%
# of Hispanic Students251 Students517,419 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
26%
# of Black Students940 Students344,186 Students
% Black Students
49%
17%
# of White Students609 Students976,714 Students
% White Students
31%
49%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a2,131 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students133 Students68,247 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:7479,552
# of Students in Kindergarten:166134,618
# of Students in 1st Grade:177140,308
# of Students in 2nd Grade:176144,297
# of Students in 3rd Grade:196150,107
# of Students in 4th Grade:204151,617
# of Students in 5th Grade:186149,368
# of Students in 6th Grade:241149,606
# of Students in 7th Grade:271151,371
# of Students in 8th Grade:249150,179
# 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 $13,605 in this school district is less than the state average of $14,514. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $13,211 is less than the state average of $14,861. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
Total Revenue$26 MM$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Homewood  153  School District and average revenue for each school distric in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$25 MM$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Homewood  153  School District and average spending for each school distric in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,605$14,514
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Homewood  153  School District and average revenue per public school student in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,211$14,861
This chart display average spending per public school student in Homewood  153  School District and average spending per public school student in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Homewood 153 School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | IL School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Homewood James Hart School Magnet School
    Math: 25% / Reading: 43% | Top 50%
    18220 Morgan St
    Homewood, IL 60430
    (708)799-5544

    Grades: 6-8 | 761 students
  • Homewood Willow School Magnet School
    1804 Willow Rd
    Homewood, IL 60430
    (708)798-3720

    Grades: PK-2 | 593 students
  • Homewood Winston Churchill School Magnet School
    Math: 20% / Reading: 39% | Bottom 50%
    1300 190th St
    Homewood, IL 60430
    (708)798-3424

    Grades: 3-5 | 586 students
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