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  • For the 2021 school year, there are 8 public schools in 60087, Illinois, serving 3,601 students.
  • Public schools in zipcode 60087 have an average math proficiency score of 16% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 19% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in 60087, Illinois have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in 60087, Illinois are Little Fort Elementary School, H R Mccall Elementary School and John S Clark Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more 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.

60087, IL Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Little Fort Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 32%
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1775 Blanchard Rd
    Waukegan, IL 60087
    (224) 303-3700

    Grades: K-5 | 484 students
  • H R Mccall Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 34%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3215 N Mcaree Rd
    Waukegan, IL 60087
    (224) 303-1760

    Grades: PK-5 | 454 students
  • John S Clark Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    601 Blanchard Rd
    Waukegan, IL 60087
    (224) 303-1570

    Grades: K-5 | 236 students
  • Greenwood Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1919 North Ave
    Waukegan, IL 60087
    (224) 303-2080

    Grades: PK-5 | 326 students
  • Oakdale Elementary School Math: 11% | Reading: 20%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2230 N Mcaree Rd
    Waukegan, IL 60087
    (224) 303-1860

    Grades: PK-5 | 533 students
  • Jack Benny Middle School Math: 10% | Reading: 12%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1401 Montesano Ave
    Waukegan, IL 60087
    (224) 303-2460

    Grades: 6-8 | 607 students
  • Howe Elementary School Math: 8% | Reading: 9%
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    10271 W Beach Rd
    Waukegan, IL 60087
    (847) 599-5362

    Grades: K-5 | 381 students
  • Clearview Elementary School Math: 7% | Reading: 8%
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1700 Delaware Rd
    Waukegan, IL 60087
    (224) 303-1600

    Grades: K-5 | 580 students
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