Laura B Sprague School

  • Laura B Sprague School serves 532 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Laura B Sprague School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Laura B Sprague School's student population of 532 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students532 students
This chart display total students of Laura B Sprague School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Laura B Sprague School
Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Laura B Sprague School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Laura B Sprague School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Laura B Sprague School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Laura B Sprague School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Laura B Sprague School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
43%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Laura B Sprague School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Laura B Sprague School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Laura B Sprague School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
53%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Laura B Sprague School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Laura B Sprague School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Laura B Sprague School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.540.32
This chart display the diversity score of Laura B Sprague School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Laura B Sprague School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLincolnshire-Prairieview SD 103 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lincolnshire Daniel Wright Junior High School Magnet School
    Grades: 5-8 | 820 students
    1.4 miles
    1370 N Riverwoods Rd
    Lincolnshire, IL 60069
    (847)295-1560
    1.4 5-8 820
  • Lincolnshire Half Day School Magnet School
    Grades: 3-4 | 387 students
    1.6 miles
    239 Olde Half Day Rd
    Lincolnshire, IL 60069
    (847)634-6463
    1.6 3-4 387
  • Deerfield Bannockburn School Magnet School
    Grades: K-8 | 175 students
    2.0 miles
    2165 Telegraph Rd
    Deerfield, IL 60015
    (847)945-5900
    2.0 K-8 175
  • Lake Forest Everett Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-4 | 292 students
    2.1 miles
    1111 Everett Sch Rd
    Lake Forest, IL 60045
    (847)234-5713
    2.1 K-4 292
  • Lincolnshire Adlai E Stevenson High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 4028 students
    2.2 miles
    1 Stevenson Dr
    Lincolnshire, IL 60069
    (847)415-4000
    2.2 9-12 4028

School Reviews

5  
My children have attended 4 separate grade schools systems due to relocation. Laura Sprague was the best because it is a perfect mixture of quality academic programs and music, art and sports and caring for the child as an individual.
- Posted by

Review Laura B Sprague School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
As the school year kicks into full swing, we examine the many fees and other hidden costs lurking in a “free” public education today.
Being a parent is never easy, but some children are more challenging than others. If you're concerned that your child's behavioral issues might be more than just temporary, consider whether an alternative school might be the next move.
All students deserve to have an equal chance at academic success but not every student learns in the same way. Alternative schools provide students with unique challenges or abilities an opportunity to succeed in a different educational setting. Keep reading to learn more about alternative schools and their impact on college admissions.