Turner Elementary School

750 Ingalton Ave
West Chicago, IL 60185
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Turner Elementary School serves 389 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Turner Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Turner Elementary School's student population of 389 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students389 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Turner Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Turner Elementary School is 0.27, 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
#2942 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
85%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
11%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.270.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
15%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Chicago ESD 33 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Turner Elementary School is Community High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Benjamin Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wegner Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Chicago Wegner Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 412 students
    0.8 miles
    1180 Marcella Ln
    West Chicago, IL 60185
    (630) 293-6400
    0.8 K-5 412
  • West Chicago Community High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,051 students
    1.3 miles
    326 Joliet St
    West Chicago, IL 60185
    (630) 876-6200
    1.3 9-12 2,051
  • West Chicago Trinity School
    Grades: PK | 110 students
    1.4 miles
    331 George St
    West Chicago, IL 60185
    (630) 293-7324
    1.4 PK 110
  • West Chicago Indian Knoll Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 390 students
    1.6 miles
    N645 Indian Knoll Rd
    West Chicago, IL 60185
    (630) 293-6020
    1.6 K-5 390
  • West Chicago Benjamin Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 272 students
    1.7 miles
    28w300 St Charles Rd
    West Chicago, IL 60185
    (630) 876-7820
    1.7 5-8 272

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