1010 Forestway Dr
Glencoe, IL 60022
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
West School serves 285 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.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 3-4
  • Enrollment: 285 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 76% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

West School's student population of 285 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-4
Total Students
285 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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Students by Grade
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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 0.29, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State 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 Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
7%
27%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
84%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
4%
27%
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is West School's ranking?

West School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for: Highest overall rank (Top 5%), Highest math proficiency (Top 5%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

76% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% IL state average), while 65% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% IL state average).

How many students attend West School?

285 students attend West School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

84% of West School students are White, 7% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Asian, and 3% of students are Two or more races.

What grades does West School offer ?

West School offers enrollment in grades 3-4

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 3-4
  • Enrollment: 285 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 76% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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