Winston Churchill School

  • Winston Churchill School serves 613 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 39% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Winston Churchill School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52%.

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School Overview

  • Winston Churchill School's student population of 613 students has grown by 66% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 61% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students613 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Winston Churchill School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Winston Churchill School is 0.65, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2022 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
14%
26%
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Black
50%
17%
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White
29%
48%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Winston Churchill School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.650.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Winston Churchill School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHomewood 153 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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