Tripp School

850 Highland Grv
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Tripp School serves 702 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Tripp School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Tripp School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Tripp School's student population of 702 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
Total Students
702 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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School Rankings

Tripp School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Tripp School is 0.59, 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 Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#138 out of 3655 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
54%
5%
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Hispanic
6%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
34%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
6%
27%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Students: 702 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59 (Top 20%)

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