405 Wagner Rd
Winnetka, IL 60093
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Middlefork Primary School serves 202 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Middlefork Primary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-89% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Middlefork Primary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Middlefork Primary School's student population of 202 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students
202 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Middlefork Primary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Middlefork Primary School is 0.24, 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 Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#114 out of 3655 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-89%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
87%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
1%
27%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Students: 202 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-89% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.24 (Btm 50%)

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