Mechanics Grove Elem School

Serves grades 3 - 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1200 N Midlothian Rd
Mundelein, IL 60060
Phone
(847) 949-2712
District
MUNDELEIN ESD 75
County
LAKE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
541
Classroom Teachers
37

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

5

(10 is best)

Better than 49.9% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Mechanics Grove Elem School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 22 37
Proficiency in Reading 17 37
Proficiency in Math 27 37

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 40 34
Proficiency in Reading 47 38
Proficiency in Math 32 31

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 32 33
Proficiency in Reading 37 35
Proficiency in Math 27 30

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.45
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.78
AVG FOR STATE 14.90
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 3 178 32.9%
Grade 4 173 32.0%
Grade 5 190 35.1%
Total 541 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 38.9% 37.0% 49.7%
Black 3.6% 3.2% 17.3%
Hispanic 53.1% 55.8% 27.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.0% 3.8% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.2% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 36.6% 36.1% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 35.7% 32.9% 46.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.9% 3.2% 2.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 14,389 12,741,080
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,367.6 228
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.2% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.1% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.1% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.0% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 11.6% 14.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 5,012 4,830,038
Single Parent Households With Children 4.8% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.3% 88.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 41.9% 34.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 23.0% 14.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 24.1% 15.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.8% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.4% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 11.6% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.2% 13.2%
$15,000 or less 3.9% 10.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,023 $14,933,065 52.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,197 $1,981,035 7.0%
Staff $807 $1,335,585 4.7%
General Administration $634 $1,049,270 3.7%
School Administration $868 $1,436,540 5.1%
Operation $1,658 $2,743,990 9.7%
Transportation $492 $814,260 2.9%
Other $653 $1,080,715 3.8%
Total Support $6,309 $10,441,395 37.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,735 $2,871,425 10.2%
Total Expenditures $17,068 $28,247,540 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,622 $18,950,007,358 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,089 $2,145,531,133 6.1%
Staff $566 $1,114,152,009 3.2%
General Administration $583 $1,147,898,898 3.3%
School Administration $826 $1,626,982,436 4.7%
Operation $1,236 $2,433,383,753 7.0%
Transportation $681 $1,340,419,899 3.8%
Other $616 $1,214,165,287 3.5%
Total Support $5,597 $11,022,815,251 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,533 $4,988,320,395 14.3%
Total Expenditures $17,751 $34,960,767,627 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%