Cossitt Ave Elem 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: 2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
115 W Cossitt Ave
La Grange, IL 60525
Phone
(708) 482-2450
District
LA GRANGE SD 102
County
COOK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
555
Classroom Teachers
38

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

10

(10 is best)

Better than 92.4% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Cossitt Ave Elem School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 69 37
Proficiency in Reading 70 36
Proficiency in Math 67 39

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 59 33
Proficiency in Reading 62 37
Proficiency in Math 55 30

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 64 32
Proficiency in Reading 71 36
Proficiency in Math 56 29

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 56 30
Proficiency in Reading 58 34
Proficiency in Math 54 27

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.49
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.68
AVG FOR STATE 15.77
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 14 2.5%
Grade 1 94 16.9%
Grade 2 78 14.1%
Grade 3 89 16.0%
Grade 4 94 16.9%
Grade 5 96 17.3%
Grade 6 90 16.2%
Total 555 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 86.7% 76.4% 50.6%
Black 3.0% 5.9% 17.8%
Hispanic 8.5% 15.4% 26.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.5% 2.2% 4.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 7.9% 17.5% 49.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.4% 14.8% 45.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.5% 2.8% 3.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 25,935 12,801,539
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,860.5 230
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.4% 19.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.1% 33.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.1% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 16.3% 13.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number of households 9,508 4,802,124
Single parent households with children 6.5% 10.5%
Adults with at least a high school diploma 94.9% 88.3%
Adults with at least a bachelor's degree 53.1% 32.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 28.1% 12.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.9% 14.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.5% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 12.1% 17.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.5% 17.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.1% 14.1%
$15,000 or less 6.8% 11.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,120 $25,610,480 55.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $415 $1,308,910 2.8%
Staff $655 $2,065,870 4.5%
General Administration $586 $1,848,244 4.0%
School Administration $567 $1,788,318 3.9%
Operation $938 $2,958,452 6.4%
Transportation $430 $1,356,220 2.9%
Other $592 $1,867,168 4.0%
Total Support $4,181 $13,186,874 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,331 $7,351,974 15.9%
Total Expenditures $14,633 $46,152,482 100.0%
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%