J Giles Elementary School

Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
J Giles Elementary School serves 478 students in grades 5-8.
J Giles Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

J Giles Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students478 students
Gender % This chart display gender of J Giles Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Students by Grade This chart display the students of J Giles Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

J Giles Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of J Giles Elementary School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 1985-1986 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1036 out of 3672 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
32%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
37%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
5%
Hispanic
16%
26%
Black
n/a
17%
White
76%
48%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in J Giles Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.400.68
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
47%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorridge 80 School District
Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to J Giles Elementary School is Ridgewood Community High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Canty Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harwood Heights Ridgewood Community High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 860 students
    0.2 miles
    7500 W Montrose Ave
    Harwood Heights, IL 60706
    (708) 456-4242
    0.2 9-12 860
  • Chicago Canty Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 855 students
    0.9 miles
    3740 N Panama Ave
    Chicago, IL 60634
    (773) 534-1238
    0.9 PK-8 855
  • Harwood Heights J Leigh Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 614 students
    1.0 miles
    8151 W Lawrence Ave
    Harwood Heights, IL 60706
    (708) 456-8848
    1 PK-4 614
  • Chicago Bridge Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,115 student
    1.1 miles
    3800 N New England
    Chicago, IL 60634
    (773) 534-3718
    1.1 PK-8 1,115
  • Chicago Dever Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 780 students
    1.1 miles
    3436 N Osceola Ave
    Chicago, IL 60634
    (773) 534-3090
    1.1 PK-8 780

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