5757 105th St
Chicago Ridge, IL 60415
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Ridge Lawn Elementary School serves 527 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Ridge Lawn Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 13% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Ridge Lawn Elementary School's student population of 527 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
527 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Ridge Lawn Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Ridge Lawn Elementary School is 0.45, 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
#3226 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
14%
26%
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Black
11%
17%
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White
72%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
11%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ridge Lawn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 527 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.45 (Top 50%)

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