Palos Heights 128 School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 683 students in Palos Heights 128 School District. Palos Heights 128 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Palos Heights 128 School District are Chippewa Elementary School, Independence Junior High School and Navajo Heights Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Palos Heights 128 School District have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 70% (versus the 37% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in Illinois.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NamePalos Heights 128 School District
School District Phone Number(708) 597-9040
School District Grades OfferedPK - 08
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
# of Schools4 Schools4,239 Schools
# of Students683 Students1,991,734 Students
# of Teachers53 Teachers127,332 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1

District Comparison

Palos Heights 128 School District, which is ranked within the top 10% 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
#152 out of 944 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Palos Heights  128  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Palos Heights  128  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)
47%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Palos Heights  128  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
0.330.68
# of American Indian Studentsn/a5,549 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students12 Students101,257 Students
% Asian Students
2%
5%
# of Hispanic Students102 Students522,075 Students
% Hispanic Students
15%
26%
# of Black Students13 Students334,694 Students
% Black Students
2%
17%
# of White Students549 Students956,384 Students
% White Students
80%
48%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a2,080 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students7 Students69,695 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:5979,846
# of Students in Kindergarten:55131,861
# of Students in 1st Grade:64137,299
# of Students in 2nd Grade:69139,617
# of Students in 3rd Grade:69145,128
# of Students in 4th Grade:69148,297
# of Students in 5th Grade:77150,789
# of Students in 6th Grade:68149,061
# of Students in 7th Grade:81148,598
# of Students in 8th Grade:72150,375
# 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 $17,514 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 $16,034 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$12 MM$14 MM
This chart display total revenue of Palos Heights  128  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$11 MM$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Palos Heights  128  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$17,514$18,231
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Palos Heights  128  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$16,034$17,733
This chart display average spending per public school student in Palos Heights  128  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 Heights 128 School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Chippewa Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    12425 S Austin Ave
    Palos Heights, IL 60463
    (708) 388-7260

    Grades: 1-3 | 202 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Independence Junior High School Math: 48% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6610 W Highland Dr
    Palos Heights, IL 60463
    (708) 448-0737

    Grades: 6-8 | 221 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Navajo Heights Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    12401 S Oak Park Ave
    Palos Heights, IL 60463
    (708) 385-3269

    Grades: 4-5 | 146 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Indian Hill
    12800 S Austin Ave
    Palos Heights, IL 60463
    (708) 597-1285

    Grades: PK-K | 114 students
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