West School

  • West School serves 250 students in grades 3-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 71% (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 70% (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 13% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • West School's student population of 250 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 3-4
Total Students250 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#52 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
87%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.240.32
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
46%
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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGlencoe SD 35 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
  • Glencoe Central School Magnet School
    Grades: 5-8 | 559 students
    0.9 miles
    620 Greenwood Ave
    Glencoe, IL 60022
    (847)835-7600
    0.9 5-8 559
  • Highland Park Braeside Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-5 | 267 students
    1.3 miles
    150 Pierce Rd
    Highland Park, IL 60035
    (224)765-3401
    1.3 K-5 267
  • Northbrook North Shore Academy Elementary School Special Education School
    Magnet School
    51 students
    1.6 miles
    255 Revere Dr
    Northbrook, IL 60062
    (847)291-7905
    1.6 n/a 51
  • Glencoe South Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-2 | 366 students
    1.6 miles
    266 Linden Ave
    Glencoe, IL 60022
    (847)835-6400
    1.6 PK-2 366
  • Highland Park Ravinia Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-5 | 251 students
    2.0 miles
    763 Dean Ave
    Highland Park, IL 60035
    (224)765-3700
    2.0 K-5 251

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