Wauconda Grade School

  • Wauconda Grade School serves 640 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Wauconda Grade School's student population of 640 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students640 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wauconda Grade School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wauconda Grade School is 0.53, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#1976 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wauconda Grade 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 Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
53%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
44%
49%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wauconda Grade School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.530.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wauconda Grade School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWauconda CUSD 118 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wauconda Wauconda Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 608 students
    0.1 miles
    217 Slocum Lake Rd
    Wauconda, IL 60084
    (847)526-2122
    0.1 6-8 608
  • Wauconda Wauconda Cusd 118 Alop Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 9-10
    0.5 miles
    555 N Main St
    Wauconda, IL 60084
    (847)526-7950
    0.5 9-10 n/a
  • Wauconda Wauconda High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1351 students
    0.5 miles
    555 N Main St
    Wauconda, IL 60084
    (847)526-6611
    0.5 9-12 1351
  • Wauconda Robert Crown School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 931 students
    1.4 miles
    620 W Bonner Rd
    Wauconda, IL 60084
    (847)526-7100
    1.4 PK-5 931
  • Island Lake Matthews Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 476 students
    2.2 miles
    Po Box 920
    Island Lake, IL 60042
    (847)526-6210
    2.2 6-8 476

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