Kirby 140 School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 7 public schools in Kirby 140 School District, serving 3,576 students.
  • Public school in Kirby 140 School District have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 38% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 30% of public schools in Illinois.
  • The top ranked public schools in Kirby 140 School District are Millennium Elementary School, Helen Keller Elementary School and John A Bannes Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less 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 15:1.

Overview

School District NameKirby 140 School District
School District Phone Number(708)532-6462
School District Grades OfferedPK - 08
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
# of Schools7 Schools4,240 Schools
# of Students3,576 Students1,991,759 Students
# of Teachers273 Teachers127,332 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1

District Comparison

  • Kirby 140 School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 861 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)
44%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kirby  140  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)
43%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kirby  140  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 Score0.370.68
# of American Indian Students2 Students5,549 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students174 Students101,257 Students
% Asian Students
5%
5%
# of Hispanic Students305 Students522,077 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
26%
# of Black Students110 Students334,713 Students
% Black Students
3%
17%
# of White Students2,819 Students956,384 Students
% White Students
79%
48%
# of Hawaiian Students9 Students2,080 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students157 Students69,699 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:15479,846
# of Students in Kindergarten:315131,861
# of Students in 1st Grade:392137,299
# of Students in 2nd Grade:335139,617
# of Students in 3rd Grade:377145,128
# of Students in 4th Grade:389148,297
# of Students in 5th Grade:415150,789
# of Students in 6th Grade:377149,065
# of Students in 7th Grade:403148,606
# of Students in 8th Grade:419150,377
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 158,621
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 154,549
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 149,815
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 147,873
# of Ungraded Students: - 16

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,783 is higher 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 $12,015 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$55 MM$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Kirby  140  School District and average revenue for each school distric in IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$45 MM$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Kirby  140  School District and average spending for each school distric in IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,783$14,657
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Kirby  140  School District and average revenue per public school student in IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,015$14,817
This chart display average spending per public school student in Kirby  140  School District and average spending per public school student in IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Kirby 140 School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Christa Mcauliffe School Math: 48% | Reading: 44%
    Rank: Top 30%
    8944 174th St
    Tinley Park, IL 60487
    (708)429-4565

    Grades: PK-5 | 535 students
  • Fernway Park Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Top 50%
    16600 S 88th Ave
    Orland Park, IL 60462
    (708)349-3810

    Grades: PK-5 | 467 students
  • Helen Keller Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 20%
    7846 163rd St
    Tinley Park, IL 60477
    (708)532-2144

    Grades: PK-5 | 382 students
  • John A Bannes Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Top 30%
    16835 Odell Ave
    Tinley Park, IL 60477
    (708)532-6466

    Grades: PK-5 | 435 students
  • Millennium Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 59%
    Rank: Top 10%
    17830 84th Ave
    Tinley Park, IL 60487
    (708)532-3150

    Grades: PK-5 | 558 students
  • Prairie View Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Top 50%
    8500 175th St
    Tinley Park, IL 60487
    (708)532-8540

    Grades: 6-8 | 614 students
  • Virgil I Grissom Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Top 50%
    17000 80th Ave
    Tinley Park, IL 60477
    (708)429-3030

    Grades: 6-8 | 585 students
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