Viking School

Serves grades M - M

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
4460 Old Grand Ave
Gurnee, IL 60031
Phone
(847) 336-2108
District
GURNEE SD 56
County
LAKE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
568
Classroom Teachers
48

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

3

(10 is best)

Better than 26.6% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Viking School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 19 30
Proficiency in Reading 21 34
Proficiency in Math 17 27

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 22 32
Proficiency in Reading 24 39
Proficiency in Math 20 26

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 19 34
Proficiency in Reading 20 36
Proficiency in Math 18.7 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.83
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.42
AVG FOR STATE 15.77
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 187 32.9%
Grade 7 174 30.6%
Grade 8 207 36.4%
Total 568 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 24.0% 29.0% 50.6%
Black 20.0% 20.8% 17.8%
Hispanic 48.1% 42.3% 26.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.2% 7.4% 4.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.5% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 26.1% 26.7% 49.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 26.1% 26.7% 45.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 3.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 18,608 12,802,023
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,366.8 230
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.6% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.4% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.1% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.8% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 11.1% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 6,868 4,818,452
Single Parent Households With Children 12.9% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.6% 88.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 37.3% 33.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 16.2% 13.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.3% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.8% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.4% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.5% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.3% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 9.4% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,017 $15,374,247 45.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $782 $1,713,362 5.0%
Staff $384 $841,344 2.5%
General Administration $665 $1,457,015 4.3%
School Administration $756 $1,656,396 4.9%
Operation $1,015 $2,223,865 6.5%
Transportation $797 $1,746,227 5.1%
Other $912 $1,998,192 5.9%
Total Support $5,311 $11,636,401 34.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,195 $7,000,245 20.6%
Total Expenditures $15,524 $34,013,084 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,862 $16,041,736,338 52.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $849 $1,733,187,841 5.6%
Staff $504 $1,028,020,809 3.3%
General Administration $508 $1,036,522,218 3.4%
School Administration $653 $1,331,780,740 4.3%
Operation $1,174 $2,396,104,949 7.8%
Transportation $598 $1,220,380,148 4.0%
Other $546 $1,114,934,113 3.6%
Total Support $4,833 $9,860,885,139 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,384 $4,865,224,284 15.8%
Total Expenditures $15,079 $30,767,924,182 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%