Palos CCSD 118 School District

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For the 2021 school year, there is 1 public preschool serving 639 students in Palos CCSD 118 School District. The top ranked public preschool in Palos CCSD 118 School District is Palos West Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public preschool in Palos CCSD 118 School District have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the Illinois public pre school average of 26%), and reading proficiency score of 59% (versus the 31% statewide average). This district's average pre testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public pre schools in Illinois.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public preschool average of 58% (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 Schools1 School1,237 Schools
# of Students639 Students510,468 Students
# of Teachers38 Teachers31,241 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1

District Comparison

Palos CCSD 118 School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 470 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
0.390.70
# of American Indian Students1 Student1,453 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students25 Students20,465 Students
% Asian Students
4%
4%
# of Hispanic Students84 Students155,784 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
31%
# of Black Students9 Students103,711 Students
% Black Students
2%
20%
# of White Students493 Students213,053 Students
% White Students
77%
42%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students641 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students25 Students15,361 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:8577,176
# of Students in Kindergarten:8670,081
# of Students in 1st Grade:8566,282
# of Students in 2nd Grade:9062,778
# of Students in 3rd Grade:9056,349
# of Students in 4th Grade:9254,063
# of Students in 5th Grade:11148,000
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 30,066
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 22,784
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 22,712
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 30
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 27
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 17
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 88
# of Ungraded Students: - 15

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
This chart display total revenue of Palos CCSD 118  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$31 MM$14 MM
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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 Preschools (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
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