Melzer School

Serves grades PK - 5

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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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
9400 Oriole Ave
Morton Grove, IL 60053
Phone
(847) 965-7474
District
EAST MAINE SD 63
County
COOK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
480
Classroom Teachers
31

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

9

(10 is best)

Better than 88.1% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Melzer School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
57%
38%
47%
36%
67%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
49%
34%
44%
36%
54%
33%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

80 60 40 20 0
64%
33%
74%
37%
54%
29%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
14
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 112 23.3%
Kindergarten 83 17.3%
Grade 1 59 12.3%
Grade 2 57 11.9%
Grade 3 50 10.4%
Grade 4 73 15.2%
Grade 5 46 9.6%
Total 480 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 41.4% 35.5% 49.6%
Black 1.4% 4.1% 17.1%
Hispanic 18.3% 27.6% 27.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 38.8% 32.6% 5.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 37.1% 50.1% 48.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 34.6% 46.6% 46.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.5% 3.4% 2.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 46,131 12,671,821
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 7,726.8 227
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.9% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 11.4% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.9% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.7% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 20.1% 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 16,826 4,846,134
Single Parent Households With Children 5.7% 10.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.8% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 37.5% 34.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 14.4% 15.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.7% 16.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.1% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.6% 16.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.7% 15.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.3% 12.7%
$15,000 or less 9.3% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,722 $30,110,000 50.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,605 $5,540,000 9.3%
Staff $891 $3,076,000 5.2%
General Administration $521 $1,797,000 3.0%
School Administration $601 $2,075,000 3.5%
Operation $1,446 $4,991,000 8.4%
Transportation $561 $1,935,000 3.3%
Other $565 $1,952,000 3.3%
Total Support $6,189 $21,366,000 36.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $7,925,000 13.3%
Total Expenditures $17,208 $59,401,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,823 $19,082,390,000 53.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,139 $2,211,837,000 6.2%
Staff $594 $1,154,531,000 3.2%
General Administration $601 $1,167,885,000 3.3%
School Administration $852 $1,655,260,000 4.6%
Operation $1,301 $2,528,130,000 7.0%
Transportation $726 $1,410,959,000 3.9%
Other $604 $1,173,773,000 3.3%
Total Support $5,818 $11,302,375,000 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,834 $5,504,646,000 15.3%
Total Expenditures $18,475 $35,889,411,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%