Orchard Place Elementary School

  • Orchard Place Elementary School serves 286 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Orchard Place Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Orchard Place Elementary School's student population of 286 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students286 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Orchard Place Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Orchard Place Elementary School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1937 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Orchard Place Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
78%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Orchard Place Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
17%
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White
16%
48%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Orchard Place Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.370.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Orchard Place Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCCSD 62 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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