Walkers Grove Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 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
24810 W 135th St
Plainfield, IL 60544
Phone
(815) 439-2885
District
PLAINFIELD SD 202
County
WILL COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
585
Classroom Teachers
33

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

10

(10 is best)

Better than 90.4% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Walkers Grove Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
57%
38%
42%
36%
72%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
55%
34%
62%
36%
47%
33%
55%
34%
62%
36%
47%
33%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

80 60 40 20 0
67%
33%
72%
37%
62%
29%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 15 10 5 0
18
16
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 90 15.4%
Grade 1 87 14.9%
Grade 2 95 16.2%
Grade 3 85 14.5%
Grade 4 124 21.2%
Grade 5 104 17.8%
Total 585 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 72.7% 56.0% 49.6%
Black 4.3% 11.7% 17.1%
Hispanic 12.8% 25.0% 27.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.8% 6.9% 5.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.4% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 9.1% 28.0% 48.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.4% 24.8% 46.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.7% 3.3% 2.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 124,346 12,671,821
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,040.4 227
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 25.7% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.6% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.4% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 8.8% 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 37,193 4,846,134
Single Parent Households With Children 10.0% 10.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.3% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 39.2% 34.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 26.0% 15.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 28.1% 16.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.3% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.9% 16.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.4% 15.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.8% 12.7%
$15,000 or less 2.5% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,556 $204,046,000 59.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $746 $20,137,000 5.9%
Staff $310 $8,370,000 2.4%
General Administration $207 $5,584,000 1.6%
School Administration $633 $17,095,000 5.0%
Operation $865 $23,353,000 6.8%
Transportation $584 $15,768,000 4.6%
Other $319 $8,625,000 2.5%
Total Support $3,663 $98,932,000 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,438 $38,825,000 11.4%
Total Expenditures $12,657 $341,803,000 100.0%
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 $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%