Kipling Elementary School

700 Kipling Pl
Deerfield, IL 60015
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Kipling Elementary School serves 481 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (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 74% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Kipling Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Kipling Elementary School's student population of 481 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students481 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Kipling Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Kipling Elementary School is 0.31, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#79 out of 3672 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
83%
48%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.310.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
47%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDeerfield 109 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kipling Elementary School is Deerfield High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Alan B Shepard Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Deerfield Alan B Shepard Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 484 students
    0.7 miles
    440 Grove Ave
    Deerfield, IL 60015
    (847) 948-0620
    0.7 6-8 484
  • Deerfield Walden Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 471 students
    0.7 miles
    630 Essex Ct
    Deerfield, IL 60015
    (847) 945-9660
    0.7 K-5 471
  • Highland Park Sherwood Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 295 students
    1.0 miles
    1900 Stratford Rd
    Highland Park, IL 60035
    (224) 765-3800
    1.0 K-5 295
  • Highland Park Arbor Academy Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school | 23 students
    1.1 miles
    776 Red Oak Ln
    Highland Park, IL 60035
    (847) 831-5100
    1.1 Inquire with school 23
  • Highland Park North Shore Academy Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school | 95 students
    1.1 miles
    760 Red Oak Ln
    Highland Park, IL 60035
    (847) 831-0603
    1.1 Inquire with school 95

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