Sunny Hill Elementary School

2500 Helm Rd
Carpentersville, IL 60110
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Sunny Hill Elementary School serves 345 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Sunny Hill 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Sunny Hill Elementary School's student population of 345 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students345 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Sunny Hill 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 Sunny Hill Elementary School is 0.24, 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
#2551 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
87%
26%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
7%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.240.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBarrington CUSD 220 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sunny Hill Elementary School is Dundee-crown High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Oak Ridge School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Meadowdale Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Carpentersville Meadowdale Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 411 students
    0.6 miles
    14 Ash St
    Carpentersville, IL 60110
    (224) 484-2900
    0.6 PK-5 411
  • Carpentersville Dundee-crown High School Math: 24% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,458 students
    0.7 miles
    1500 Kings Rd
    Carpentersville, IL 60110
    (224) 484-5000
    0.7 9-12 2,458
  • Carpentersville Perry Elementary School Math: 13% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 520 students
    0.7 miles
    251 Amarillo Dr
    Carpentersville, IL 60110
    (224) 484-5600
    0.7 PK-5 520
  • Carpentersville Dream Academy Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-3 | 44 students
    0.8 miles
    251 Amarillo Dr
    Carpentersville, IL 60110
    (847) 551-8410
    0.8 PK-3 44
  • Carpentersville Success Academy High School Alternative School
    85 students
    0.9 miles
    1500 Kings Rd
    Carpentersville, IL 60110
    (847) 484-5000
    0.9 n/a 85

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