Willow Creek Elementary School

2901 Jackson Dr
Woodridge, IL 60517
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Willow Creek Elementary School serves 376 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Willow Creek Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 40-44% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Willow Creek Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Willow Creek Elementary School's student population of 376 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students376 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Rankings

Willow Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Willow Creek Elementary School is 0.67, 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
#1231 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
30%
26%
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Black
13%
17%
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White
47%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.670.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWoodridge 68 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Willow Creek Elementary School is Community H S District 99 - South High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lisle Junior High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Meadowview Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Woodridge Meadowview Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 432 students
    0.6 miles
    2525 Mitchell Dr
    Woodridge, IL 60517
    (630) 969-2390
    0.6 PK-6 432
  • Woodridge Goodrich Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 358 students
    1.1 miles
    3450 Hobson Rd
    Woodridge, IL 60517
    (630) 969-7271
    1.1 K-6 358
  • Downers Grove Indian Trail Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 388 students
    1.3 miles
    6235 Stonewall Ave
    Downers Grove, IL 60516
    (630) 719-5845
    1.3 PK-6 388
  • Lisle Schiesher Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 3-5 | 402 students
    1.3 miles
    5205 Kingston Ave
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (630) 493-8100
    1.3 3-5 402
  • Lisle Lisle Junior High School Math: 38% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 312 students
    1.4 miles
    5207 Center Ave
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (630) 493-8200
    1.4 6-8 312

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