West Elementary School

  • West Elementary School serves 539 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (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 53% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • West Elementary School's student population of 539 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students539 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Elementary School is 0.36, 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#422 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
14%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
79%
49%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.360.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
80%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCrystal Lake CCSD 47 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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  • Crystal Lake South Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-5 | 404 students
    1.8 miles
    601 Golf Rd
    Crystal Lake, IL 60014
    (815)459-1143
    1.8 K-5 404
  • Crystal Lake North Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-5 | 663 students
    1.9 miles
    500 W Woodstock St
    Crystal Lake, IL 60014
    (815)459-0122
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  • Crystal Lake Lundahl Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 769 students
    2.0 miles
    560 Nash Rd
    Crystal Lake, IL 60014
    (815)459-5971
    2.0 6-8 769
  • Crystal Lake Richard F Bernotas Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 892 students
    2.1 miles
    170 N Oak St
    Crystal Lake, IL 60014
    (815)459-9210
    2.1 6-8 892
  • Crystal Lake Husmann Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-5 | 521 students
    2.5 miles
    131 W Paddock St
    Crystal Lake, IL 60014
    (815)459-7114
    2.5 K-5 521

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