Sunnyside Elementary School

  • Sunnyside Elementary School serves 443 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Sunnyside Elementary School's student population of 443 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students443 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Sunnyside Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sunnyside Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sunnyside Elementary School is 0.61, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#2304 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sunnyside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sunnyside 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 Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
46%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sunnyside Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
42%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sunnyside Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
6%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sunnyside Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.610.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sunnyside 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.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sunnyside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBerkeley SD 87 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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  • Melrose Park Northlake Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 439 students
    0.9 miles
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    Melrose Park, IL 60164
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  • Melrose Park J W Riley Elementary School Magnet School
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    1.1 miles
    123 S Wolf Rd
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