8791 W 103rd St
Palos Hills, IL 60465
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Oak Ridge Elementary School serves 688 students in grades 2-5.
Oak Ridge Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (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 65% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 2-5
  • Students: 688 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Oak Ridge Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Oak Ridge Elementary School's student population of 688 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 2-5
Total Students
688 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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School Rankings

Oak Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Oak Ridge Elementary School is 0.49, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#191 out of 3655 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
13%
27%
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Black
9%
17%
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White
70%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 2-5
  • Students: 688 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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