Jonas E Salk Elementary School

500 King Arthur Way
Bolingbrook, IL 60440
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Jonas E Salk Elementary School serves 670 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Jonas E Salk Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 42% (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 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Jonas E Salk Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Jonas E Salk Elementary School's student population of 670 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students670 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

Jonas E Salk 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 Jonas E Salk Elementary School is 0.73, which is more 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#884 out of 3672 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
40%
26%
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Black
21%
17%
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White
26%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.730.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameValley View CUSD 365u School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jonas E Salk Elementary School is Bolingbrook High School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hubert H Humphrey Middle School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bolingbrook Hubert H Humphrey Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 650 students
    0.4 miles
    777 Falcon Ridge Way
    Bolingbrook, IL 60440
    (630) 972-9240
    0.4 6-8 650
  • Bolingbrook John R Tibbott Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 550 students
    0.5 miles
    520 Gary Dr
    Bolingbrook, IL 60440
    (630) 739-7155
    0.5 K-5 550
  • Bolingbrook Wood View Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 367 students
    0.9 miles
    197 Winston Dr
    Bolingbrook, IL 60440
    (630) 739-0185
    0.9 K-5 367
  • Bolingbrook Bernard J Ward Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 459 students
    1.2 miles
    200 Recreation Dr
    Bolingbrook, IL 60440
    (630) 972-9200
    1.2 PK-5 459
  • Woodridge John L Sipley Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 397 students
    1.7 miles
    2806 83rd St
    Woodridge, IL 60517
    (630) 985-7150
    1.7 PK-6 397

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