Waukegan CUSD 60 School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 22 public schools serving 14,455 students in Waukegan CUSD 60 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
Public Schools in Waukegan CUSD 60 School District have an average math proficiency score of 15% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 18% (versus the 38% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Waukegan CUSD 60 School District are John S Clark Elementary School, Glen Flora Elementary School and Andrew Cooke Magnet Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Waukegan CUSD 60 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Waukegan CUSD 60 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Waukegan CUSD 60 School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IL)
# Schools
22 Schools
4,384 Schools
# Students
14,455 Students
1,886,101 Students
# Teachers
n/a
n/a
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
n/a

District Rank

Waukegan CUSD 60 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 864 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 75% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IL)
Overall District Rank
#824 out of 946 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Waukegan CUSD 60  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Waukegan CUSD 60  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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Waukegan CUSD 60  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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(17-18)
72%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Waukegan CUSD 60  School District and public school graduation rate of IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.36
0.68
# American Indian Students
124 Students
4,655 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
200 Students
102,362 Students
% Asian Students
2%
5%
# Hispanic Students
11,461 Students
508,579 Students
% Hispanic Students
79%
27%
# Black Students
1,915 Students
310,294 Students
% Black Students
13%
17%
# White Students
468 Students
884,029 Students
% White Students
3%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
13 Students
1,952 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
274 Students
74,230 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
415
62,778
# Students in K Grade:
842
120,316
# Students in 1st Grade:
960
127,972
# Students in 2nd Grade:
948
128,190
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,037
130,690
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,073
134,944
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,165
137,003
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,154
141,876
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,164
147,159
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,183
149,472
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,200
153,852
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,156
152,861
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,087
149,155
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,071
149,833
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $20,619 is higher than the state median of $16,878. The school district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $18,667 is higher than the state median of $16,079. The school district spending/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IL)
Total Revenue
$298 MM
$15 MM
This chart display total revenue of Waukegan CUSD 60  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$270 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Waukegan CUSD 60  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$20,619
$16,878
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Waukegan CUSD 60  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$18,667
$16,079
This chart display average spending per public school student in Waukegan CUSD 60  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Waukegan CUSD 60 School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
John S Clark Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
601 Blanchard Rd
Waukegan, IL 60087
(224) 303-1570
Grades: K-5
| 233 students
Rank: #22.
Glen Flora Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1110 Chestnut St
Waukegan, IL 60085
(224) 303-1800
Grades: K-5
| 461 students
Rank: #33.
Andrew Cooke Magnet Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
522 Belvidere Rd
Waukegan, IL 60085
(224) 303-1700
Grades: PK-5
| 386 students
Rank: #44.
Little Fort Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1775 Blanchard Rd
Waukegan, IL 60087
(224) 303-3700
Grades: K-5
| 420 students
Rank: #55.
H R Mccall Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3215 N Mcaree Rd
Waukegan, IL 60087
(224) 303-1760
Grades: PK-5
| 406 students
Rank: #66.
Greenwood Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1919 North Ave
Waukegan, IL 60087
(224) 303-2080
Grades: PK-5
| 280 students
Rank: #77.
Hyde Park Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1525 Hyde Park Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
(224) 303-1970
Grades: K-5
| 280 students
Rank: #88.
Thomas Jefferson Middle School
Math: 17% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
600 S Lewis Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
(224) 303-2560
Grades: 6-8
| 782 students
Rank: #99.
Lyon Magnet Elementary School
Math: 21% | Reading: 15%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
800 S Elmwood Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
(224) 303-2300
Grades: PK-5
| 455 students
Rank: #1010.
Glenwood Elementary School
Math: 17% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2500 Northmoor Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
(224) 303-2010
Grades: K-5
| 638 students
Rank: #1111.
Daniel Webster Middle School
Math: 13% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
930 New York St
Waukegan, IL 60085
(224) 303-2760
Grades: 6-8
| 611 students
Rank: #1212.
Whittier Elementary School
Math: 15% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
901 N Lewis Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
(224) 303-1900
Grades: K-5
| 456 students
Rank: #1313.
Jack Benny Middle School
Math: 10% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1401 Montesano Ave
Waukegan, IL 60087
(224) 303-2470
Grades: 6-8
| 619 students
Rank: #1414.
Washington Elementary School
Math: 15% | Reading: 14%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
110 S Orchard Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
(224) 303-2220
Grades: K-5
| 426 students
Rank: #1515.
Clearview Elementary School
Math: 14% | Reading: 16%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1700 Delaware Rd
Waukegan, IL 60087
(224) 303-1600
Grades: K-5
| 443 students
Rank: #1616.
North Elementary School
Math: 11% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
410 Franklin St
Waukegan, IL 60085
(224) 303-2160
Grades: PK-5
| 495 students
Rank: #1717.
Oakdale Elementary School
Math: 10% | Reading: 18%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2230 N Mcaree Rd
Waukegan, IL 60087
(224) 303-1860
Grades: PK-5
| 430 students
Rank: #1818.
Waukegan High School
Math: 10% | Reading: 12%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(4)
2325 Brookside Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
(224) 303-3000
Grades: 9-12
| 4,515 students
Rank: #1919.
Robert E Abbott Middle School
Math: 6% | Reading: 11%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1319 Washington St
Waukegan, IL 60085
(224) 303-2360
Grades: 6-8
| 725 students
Rank: #2020.
Miguel Juarez Middle School
Math: 7% | Reading: 10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
201 N Butrick St
Waukegan, IL 60085
(224) 303-2660
Grades: 6-8
| 762 students
Rank: #2121.
Carman-buckner Elementary School
Math: 5% | Reading: 7%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
520 Helmholz Ave
Waukegan, IL 60085
(224) 303-1500
Grades: PK-5
| 469 students
Rank: n/an/a
Early Learning Center
1721 N Mcaree Rd
Waukegan, IL 60085
(224) 303-1400
Grades: PK
| 163 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Waukegan Cusd 60
  • 1201 N Sheridan Rd, Waukegan, IL, 60085-2081
  • (224) 303-1000
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 14,455 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 72% (Top 1% in IL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.36

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