Wescott Elementary School

Serves grades 1 - 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
1820 Western Ave
Northbrook, IL 60062
Phone
(847) 272-4660
District
NORTHBROOK/GLENVIEW SD 30
County
COOK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
414
Classroom Teachers
35

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

10

(10 is best)

Better than 97.8% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Wescott Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

100 80 60 40 20 0
77%
37%
72%
37%
82%
37%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
70%
34%
67%
38%
72%
31%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

100 80 60 40 20 0
77%
33%
72%
35%
82%
30%
    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
12
11
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 1 78 18.8%
Grade 2 86 20.8%
Grade 3 82 19.8%
Grade 4 87 21.0%
Grade 5 81 19.6%
Total 414 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 53.4% 57.3% 49.7%
Black 1.2% 0.7% 17.3%
Hispanic 1.0% 2.9% 27.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 44.1% 39.0% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 1.9% 1.5% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.9% 1.5% 46.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 2.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 11,271 12,671,821
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,065.0 227
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.7% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.9% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 20.5% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.5% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 31.4% 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 4,628 4,846,134
Single Parent Households With Children 1.8% 10.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.0% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 68.9% 34.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 40.1% 15.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.3% 16.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.6% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 9.1% 16.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 7.7% 15.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.1% 12.7%
$15,000 or less 5.2% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $16,181 $18,689,055 55.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,268 $1,464,540 4.4%
Staff $2,221 $2,565,255 7.7%
General Administration $1,247 $1,440,285 4.3%
School Administration $1,539 $1,777,545 5.3%
Operation $1,632 $1,884,960 5.6%
Transportation $326 $376,530 1.1%
Other $998 $1,152,690 3.4%
Total Support $9,230 $10,660,650 31.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,583 $4,138,365 12.4%
Total Expenditures $28,994 $33,488,070 100.0%
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%