The Skokie School

  • The Skokie School serves 395 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 67% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • The Skokie School's student population of 395 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students395 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • The Skokie School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of The Skokie School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. 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#221 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of The Skokie 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)
67%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of The Skokie 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 Ratio9:116:1
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Asian
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in The Skokie School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in The Skokie School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
92%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in The Skokie School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in The Skokie School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Skokie School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.150.32
This chart display the diversity score of The Skokie School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWinnetka SD 36 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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