Pleasant Hill Elementary School

  • Pleasant Hill Elementary School serves 593 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 31%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 36%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Pleasant Hill Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Pleasant Hill Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Pleasant Hill Elementary School's student population of 593 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students593 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pleasant Hill Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,544 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pleasant Hill Elementary School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank
1%
24%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pleasant Hill 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pleasant Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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Asian
40%
5%
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Hispanic
8%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pleasant Hill Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
50%
49%
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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 Pleasant Hill Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.590.31
This chart display the diversity score of Pleasant Hill Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pleasant Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalatine Ccsd 15 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Pleasant Hill Elementary School is Wm Fremd High School (0.5 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Kirk School (0.6 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Kirk School (0.6 miles away)
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