Spencer Crossing

1711 Spencer Rd
New Lenox, IL 60451
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Spencer Crossing serves 433 students in grades 4-6.
Spencer Crossing placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 4-6
  • Enrollment: 433 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Spencer Crossing ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Spencer Crossing's student population of 433 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-6
Total Students
433 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Spencer Crossing is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,663 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Spencer Crossing is 0.22, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#580 out of 3663 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
32%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
27%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
88%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Spencer Crossing's ranking?
Spencer Crossing is ranked #580 out of 3,663 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
46% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 45% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
How many students attend Spencer Crossing?
433 students attend Spencer Crossing.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
88% of Spencer Crossing students are White, 7% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Spencer Crossing?
Spencer Crossing has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Spencer Crossing offer ?
Spencer Crossing offers enrollment in grades 4-6
What school district is Spencer Crossing part of?
Spencer Crossing is part of New Lenox SD 122 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 4-6
  • Enrollment: 433 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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