Wm F Gurrie Middle 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
1001 S Spring Ave
La Grange, IL 60525
Phone
(708) 482-2720
District
LA GRANGE SD 105 SOUTH
County
COOK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
310
Classroom Teachers
26

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

8

(10 is best)

Better than 76.5% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Wm F Gurrie Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 44 32
Proficiency in Reading 49 39
Proficiency in Math 38 26

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 51 34
Proficiency in Reading 55 36
Proficiency in Math 46.1 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.72
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.64
AVG FOR STATE 15.77
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 156 50.3%
Grade 8 154 49.7%
Total 310 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 53.0% 52.2% 50.6%
Black 3.0% 3.1% 17.8%
Hispanic 42.0% 43.0% 26.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.7% 1.5% 4.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 43.2% 43.6% 49.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 41.0% 37.3% 45.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.3% 6.3% 3.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 12,545 12,801,539
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,921.3 230
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.2% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 24.1% 19.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.9% 33.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.3% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 12.6% 13.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number of households 4,600 4,802,124
Single parent households with children 12.7% 10.5%
Adults with at least a high school diploma 88.7% 88.3%
Adults with at least a bachelor's degree 33.5% 32.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 13.8% 12.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.3% 14.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.1% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.5% 17.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.6% 17.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.8% 14.1%
$15,000 or less 8.9% 11.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,239 $13,470,462 52.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $840 $1,224,720 4.7%
Staff $970 $1,414,260 5.5%
General Administration $503 $733,374 2.8%
School Administration $944 $1,376,352 5.3%
Operation $1,292 $1,883,736 7.3%
Transportation $681 $992,898 3.8%
Other $400 $583,200 2.3%
Total Support $5,630 $8,208,540 31.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,849 $4,153,842 16.1%
Total Expenditures $17,718 $25,832,844 100.0%
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%