West School

1010 Forestway Dr
Glencoe, IL 60022
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
West School serves 261 students in grades 3-4.
West School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (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 65% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

West School's student population of 261 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-4
Total Students261 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Rankings

West 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 West School is 0.21, 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
#126 out of 3655 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
89%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.210.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
4%
27%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGlencoe 35 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West School is Glenbrook North High School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Central School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Glencoe Central School Math: 65% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 5-8 | 546 students
    0.9 miles
    620 Greenwood Ave
    Glencoe, IL 60022
    (847) 835-7600
    0.9 5-8 546
  • Highland Park Braeside Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 255 students
    1.3 miles
    150 Pierce Rd
    Highland Park, IL 60035
    (224) 765-3401
    1.3 K-5 255
  • Northbrook North Shore Academy Elementary School Special Education School
    Grades: 4 | 38 students
    1.6 miles
    255 Revere Dr
    Northbrook, IL 60062
    (847) 291-7905
    1.6 4 38
  • Glencoe South Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 383 students
    1.6 miles
    266 Linden Ave
    Glencoe, IL 60022
    (847) 835-6400
    1.6 PK-2 383
  • Highland Park Ravinia Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 232 students
    2.0 miles
    763 Dean Ave
    Highland Park, IL 60035
    (224) 765-3700
    2 K-5 232

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