Wilmot Elementary School

795 Wilmot Rd
Deerfield, IL 60015
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Wilmot Elementary School serves 479 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Wilmot Elementary 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 479 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Wilmot Elementary School's student population of 479 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
479 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Wilmot Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,663 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Wilmot Elementary School is 0.32, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#117 out of 3663 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
32%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
6%
27%
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Black
n/a
17%
White
82%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
This chart display the diversity score of Wilmot Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wilmot Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
1%
27%
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Wilmot Elementary School's ranking?
Wilmot Elementary School is ranked #117 out of 3,663 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Illinois.
What schools are Wilmot Elementary School often compared to?
Wilmot Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like South Park Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
71% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 55% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
How many students attend Wilmot Elementary School?
479 students attend Wilmot Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
82% of Wilmot Elementary School students are White, 8% of students are Two or more races, 6% of students are Hispanic, and 4% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Wilmot Elementary School?
Wilmot Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Wilmot Elementary School offer ?
Wilmot Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Wilmot Elementary School part of?
Wilmot Elementary School is part of Deerfield SD 109 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 479 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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