A F Ames Elem 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
86 Southcote Rd
Riverside, IL 60546
Phone
(708) 447-0759
District
RIVERSIDE SD 96
County
COOK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
349
Classroom Teachers
25

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

10

(10 is best)

Better than 94.3% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

A F Ames Elem School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 66 37
Proficiency in Reading 70 37
Proficiency in Math 61 37

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 60 34
Proficiency in Reading 63 38
Proficiency in Math 57 31

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 32
Proficiency in Reading 70 35
Proficiency in Math 70 30

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.08
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.79
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 1 0.3%
Kindergarten 49 14.0%
Grade 1 50 14.3%
Grade 2 56 16.0%
Grade 3 66 18.9%
Grade 4 63 18.1%
Grade 5 64 18.3%
Total 349 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 52.1% 64.8% 50.5%
Black 2.9% 2.4% 17.6%
Hispanic 41.8% 30.5% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.2% 2.3% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 18.9% 17.5% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 18.9% 15.8% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 1.6% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 13,654 12,741,080
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,519.2 228
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.4% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.0% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.4% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 15.3% 14.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 4,990 4,830,038
Single Parent Households With Children 11.6% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.8% 88.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 51.1% 34.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 21.6% 14.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.6% 15.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.8% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.6% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.6% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.8% 13.2%
$15,000 or less 6.1% 10.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,771 $17,912,173 61.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $921 $1,531,623 5.3%
Staff $717 $1,192,371 4.1%
General Administration $632 $1,051,016 3.6%
School Administration $1,023 $1,701,249 5.8%
Operation $1,425 $2,369,775 8.1%
Transportation $354 $588,702 2.0%
Other $186 $309,318 1.1%
Total Support $5,258 $8,744,054 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,502 $2,497,826 8.6%
Total Expenditures $17,531 $29,154,053 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,469 $17,149,168,027 53.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $866 $1,753,249,816 5.5%
Staff $511 $1,035,392,053 3.2%
General Administration $508 $1,028,089,038 3.2%
School Administration $724 $1,466,036,035 4.6%
Operation $1,137 $2,302,343,028 7.2%
Transportation $625 $1,265,587,571 4.0%
Other $553 $1,119,318,418 3.5%
Total Support $4,923 $9,969,107,562 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,409 $4,878,272,870 15.2%
Total Expenditures $15,801 $31,997,108,858 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%