Sunset Ridge Elementary School

  • Sunset Ridge Elementary School serves 272 students in grades 4-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sunset Ridge Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Sunset Ridge Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Sunset Ridge Elementary School's student population of 272 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students272 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Sunset Ridge Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sunset Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Sunset Ridge Elementary School is 0.26, 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#65 out of 3672 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sunset Ridge 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sunset Ridge 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sunset Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sunset Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sunset Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
86%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sunset Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Sunset Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sunset Ridge Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.260.68
This chart display the diversity score of Sunset Ridge Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sunset Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
2%
27%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSunset Ridge 29 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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