Pennoyer 79 School District

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For the 2021 school year, there is 1 public school in Pennoyer 79 School District, serving 428 students. Pennoyer 79 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
Public school in Pennoyer 79 School District have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 37% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public school in Pennoyer 79 School District is Pennoyer Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NamePennoyer 79 School District
School District Phone Number(708) 456-9094
School District Grades OfferedPK - 08
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
# of Schools1 School4,240 Schools
# of Students428 Students1,991,759 Students
# of Teachers29 Teachers127,332 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

Pennoyer 79 School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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
#245 out of 944 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Pennoyer  79  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pennoyer  79  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)
40%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennoyer  79  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
0.430.68
# of American Indian Studentsn/a5,549 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students34 Students101,257 Students
% Asian Students
8%
5%
# of Hispanic Students62 Students522,077 Students
% Hispanic Students
15%
26%
# of Black Students2 Students334,713 Students
% Black Students
n/a
17%
# of White Students317 Students956,384 Students
% White Students
74%
48%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a2,080 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students13 Students69,699 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:2179,846
# of Students in Kindergarten:39131,861
# of Students in 1st Grade:35137,299
# of Students in 2nd Grade:56139,617
# of Students in 3rd Grade:58145,128
# of Students in 4th Grade:38148,297
# of Students in 5th Grade:47150,789
# of Students in 6th Grade:39149,065
# of Students in 7th Grade:49148,606
# of Students in 8th Grade:46150,377
# 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 $12,467 in this school district is less than the state median of $18,231. The school district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,364 is less than the state median of $17,733. The school district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IL)
Total Revenue$5 MM$14 MM
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Spending$5 MM$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Pennoyer  79  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$12,467$18,231
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Pennoyer  79  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$11,364$17,733
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pennoyer  79  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.

Pennoyer 79 School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Pennoyer Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    5200 N Cumberland
    Harwood Heights, IL 60706
    (708) 456-9094

    Grades: PK-8 | 428 students
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