River Grove Elementary School

2650 Thatcher Ave
River Grove, IL 60171
(School attendance zone shown in map)
River Grove Elementary School serves 717 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
River Grove 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

River Grove Elementary School's student population of 717 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students717 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

River Grove Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of River Grove Elementary School is 0.54, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1898 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
50%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
46%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRiver Grove 85-5 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to River Grove Elementary School is Elmwood Park High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Rhodes Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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