Norridge SD 80 School District

8151 W Lawrence Ave
Norridge, IL 60706-3136
(District boundaries shown in map)
9/
10
Top 20%

Top Rankings

Norridge SD 80 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 1,060 students in Norridge SD 80 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Illinois.
Public Schools in Norridge SD 80 School District have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Illinois public school average of 26%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 31% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (IL)
# Schools
2 Schools
4,386 Schools
# Students
1,060 Students
1,867,247 Students
# Teachers
65 Teachers
134,644 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Norridge SD 80 School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 918 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
This School District
State Average (IL)
#119 out of 926 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Norridge SD 80  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
35-39%
28%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Norridge SD 80  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.
50-54%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Norridge SD 80  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:

0.45
0.68
# American Indian Students
1 Student
4,748 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
96 Students
100,579 Students
% Asian Students
9%
5%
# Hispanic Students
183 Students
506,853 Students
% Hispanic Students
17%
27%
# Black Students
3 Students
308,140 Students
% Black Students
n/a
17%
# White Students
760 Students
868,645 Students
% White Students
72%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,861 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
17 Students
76,347 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
44
71,078
# Students in K Grade:
106
124,988
# Students in 1st Grade:
114
127,117
# Students in 2nd Grade:
98
127,748
# Students in 3rd Grade:
104
127,544
# Students in 4th Grade:
106
129,636
# Students in 5th Grade:
122
133,910
# Students in 6th Grade:
115
135,734
# Students in 7th Grade:
134
141,129
# Students in 8th Grade:
117
145,775
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
157,172
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
149,262
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
146,253
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
149,901
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,455 in this school district is less than the state median of $22,162. The school district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,383 is less than the state median of $21,409. The school district spending/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IL)
Total Revenue
$14 MM
$41,381 MM
This chart display total revenue of Norridge SD 80  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$13 MM
$39,976 MM
This chart display total spending of Norridge SD 80  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,455
$22,162
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Norridge SD 80  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,383
$21,409
This chart display average spending per public school student in Norridge SD 80  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Norridge SD 80 School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
J Giles Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4251 N Oriole Ave
Harwood Heights, IL 60706
(708) 583-2068
Grades: 5-8
| 488 students
Rank: #22.
J Leigh Elementary School
(Math: 47% | Reading: 46% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8151 W Lawrence Ave
Harwood Heights, IL 60706
(708) 456-8848
Grades: PK-4
| 572 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Norridge SD 80 School District?
Norridge SD 80 School District manages 2 public schools serving 1,060 students.
What is the rank of Norridge SD 80 School District?
Norridge SD 80 School District is ranked #115 out of 918 school districts in Illinois (top 20%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Illinois school districts for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
What is the racial composition of students in Norridge SD 80 School District?
72% of Norridge SD 80 School District students are White, 17% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Norridge SD 80 School District?
Norridge SD 80 School District has a student/teacher ratio of 16:1, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What is Norridge SD 80 School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $12,383 is less than the state median of $21,409. The school district spending/student has declined by 7% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 2 schools
  • Grades: PK-08
  • Enrollment: 1,060 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • : Top 20% in IL
  • : 35-39% (Top 20%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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