Prospect Elementary School

  • Prospect Elementary School serves 392 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 79% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 76% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Prospect Elementary School's student population of 392 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students392 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Prospect Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Prospect Elementary School is 0.44, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#61 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Prospect 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
11%
5%
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Hispanic
11%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Prospect Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
73%
49%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Prospect Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.440.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Prospect Elementary 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 NameHinsdale CCSD 181 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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