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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,446 students in Western Springs 101 School District. Western Springs 101 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Western Springs 101 School District are Forest Hills Elementary School, John Laidlaw Elementary School and Mcclure Junior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Western Springs 101 School District have an average math proficiency score of 72% (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 5% of public schools in Illinois.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameWestern Springs 101 School District
School District Phone Number(708) 246-3700
School District Grades OfferedPK - 08
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
# of Schools4 Schools4,239 Schools
# of Students1,446 Students1,991,734 Students
# of Teachers118 Teachers127,332 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1

District Comparison

Western Springs 101 School District, which is ranked within the top 5% 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
#13 out of 944 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Western Springs  101  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
32%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Western Springs  101  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)
73%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Western Springs  101  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
0.170.68
# of American Indian Studentsn/a5,549 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students28 Students101,257 Students
% Asian Students
2%
5%
# of Hispanic Students47 Students522,075 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
26%
# of Black Students8 Students334,694 Students
% Black Students
1%
17%
# of White Students1,315 Students956,384 Students
% White Students
91%
48%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a2,080 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students48 Students69,695 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:3279,846
# of Students in Kindergarten:145131,861
# of Students in 1st Grade:140137,299
# of Students in 2nd Grade:146139,617
# of Students in 3rd Grade:148145,128
# of Students in 4th Grade:171148,297
# of Students in 5th Grade:175150,789
# of Students in 6th Grade:155149,061
# of Students in 7th Grade:167148,598
# of Students in 8th Grade:167150,375
# 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 $17,549 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 $17,301 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$25 MM$14 MM
This chart display total revenue of Western Springs  101  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$25 MM$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Western Springs  101  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$17,549$18,231
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Western Springs  101  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$17,301$17,733
This chart display average spending per public school student in Western Springs  101  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.

Western Springs 101 School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Forest Hills Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5020 Central Ave
    Western Springs, IL 60558
    (708) 246-7678

    Grades: PK-5 | 271 students
  • Rank: #22.
    John Laidlaw Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4072 Forest Ave
    Western Springs, IL 60558
    (708) 246-7673

    Grades: K-5 | 395 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Mcclure Junior High School Math: 73% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4225 Wolf Rd
    Western Springs, IL 60558
    (708) 246-7590

    Grades: 6-8 | 489 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Field Park Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4335 Howard Ave
    Western Springs, IL 60558
    (708) 246-7675

    Grades: PK-5 | 291 students
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