The Lane Elementary School

  • The Lane Elementary School serves 351 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 31%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 36%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The Lane 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

The Lane Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • The Lane Elementary School's student population of 351 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students351 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • The Lane Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,544 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of The Lane Elementary School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#61 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of The Lane 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of The Lane 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of The Lane Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
15%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in The Lane Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in The Lane 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 The Lane Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
72%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in The Lane Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Lane Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.460.67
This chart display the diversity score of The Lane Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The Lane Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHinsdale Ccsd 181 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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