Palos CCSD 118 School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,979 students in Palos CCSD 118 School District. Palos CCSD 118 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Palos CCSD 118 School District are Palos West Elementary School, Palos East Elementary School and Palos South Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Palos CCSD 118 School District have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 37% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Illinois.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NamePalos CCSD 118 School District
School District Phone Number(708) 448-4800
School District Grades OfferedPK - 08
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
# of Schools3 Schools4,239 Schools
# of Students1,979 Students1,991,734 Students
# of Teachers123 Teachers127,332 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1

District Comparison

Palos CCSD 118 School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 863 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#174 out of 944 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Palos CCSD 118  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Palos CCSD 118  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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Palos CCSD 118  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 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.360.68
# of American Indian Students6 Students5,549 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# of Asian Students63 Students101,257 Students
% Asian Students
3%
5%
# of Hispanic Students250 Students522,075 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
26%
# of Black Students24 Students334,694 Students
% Black Students
1%
17%
# of White Students1,569 Students956,384 Students
% White Students
79%
48%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students2,080 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students65 Students69,695 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:8579,846
# of Students in Kindergarten:173131,861
# of Students in 1st Grade:180137,299
# of Students in 2nd Grade:200139,617
# of Students in 3rd Grade:193145,128
# of Students in 4th Grade:208148,297
# of Students in 5th Grade:234150,789
# of Students in 6th Grade:235149,061
# of Students in 7th Grade:222148,598
# of Students in 8th Grade:249150,375
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 158,615
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 154,545
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 149,814
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 147,873
# of Ungraded Students: - 16

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $15,820 in this school district is less than the state median of $18,231. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,666 is less than the state median of $17,733. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IL)
Total Revenue$31 MM$14 MM
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Spending$31 MM$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Palos CCSD 118  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,820$18,231
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Palos CCSD 118  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,666$17,733
This chart display average spending per public school student in Palos CCSD 118  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Palos CCSD 118 School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Palos West Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    12700 S 104th Ave
    Palos Park, IL 60464
    (708) 448-6888

    Grades: PK-5 | 639 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Palos East Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    7700 W 127th St
    Palos Heights, IL 60463
    (708) 448-1084

    Grades: K-5 | 634 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Palos South Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    13100 S 82nd Ave
    Palos Park, IL 60464
    (708) 448-5971

    Grades: 6-8 | 706 students
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