Willow Grove Elementary School

  • Willow Grove Elementary School serves 156 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Willow Grove Elementary School's student population of 156 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students156 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Willow Grove Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Willow Grove Elementary School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. 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#1331 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Willow Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Willow Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
4%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Willow Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Willow Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
94%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Willow Grove Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Willow Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Willow Grove Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.120.32
This chart display the diversity score of Willow Grove Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Willow Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Willow Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWillow Grove SD 46 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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