Kirby Elementary School (Closed 2007)

Kirby Elementary School served 372 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students372 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Kirby Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2006-2007 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Kirby Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Kirby Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kirby Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Black
4%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kirby Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
White
87%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kirby Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kirby Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.240.68
This chart display the diversity score of Kirby Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKirby 140 School District
Source: 2006-2007 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kirby Elementary School is Victor J Andrew High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Virgil I Grissom Middle School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tinley Park Virgil I Grissom Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 585 students
    0.5 miles
    17000 80th Ave
    Tinley Park, IL 60477
    (708) 429-3030
    0.5 6-8 585
  • Tinley Park John A Bannes Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 435 students
    0.8 miles
    16835 Odell Ave
    Tinley Park, IL 60477
    (708) 532-6466
    0.8 PK-5 435
  • Tinley Park Prairie View Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 614 students
    0.9 miles
    8500 175th St
    Tinley Park, IL 60487
    (708) 532-8540
    0.9 6-8 614
  • Tinley Park Millennium Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 558 students
    1.2 miles
    17830 84th Ave
    Tinley Park, IL 60487
    (708) 532-3150
    1.2 PK-5 558
  • Tinley Park Helen Keller Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 382 students
    1.3 miles
    7846 163rd St
    Tinley Park, IL 60477
    (708) 532-2144
    1.3 PK-5 382
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