PROFICIENCY 75% 137% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
64%Lake Forest SD 67
60%Lake Forest
31%Illinois

Cherokee Elementary School is a school servicing grades KG to 4 and is located in the district of "Lake Forest SD 67" in Lake Forest, IL. There are a total of 328 students and 29 teachers at Cherokee Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 12 to 1. There are a total of 5 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Cherokee Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 74.5%, which is 137% higher than the Illinois average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students328
Teachers29.08
Student/Teacher ratio12:1
Free lunch5
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Cherokee Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All75-79%
370-74%
480-84%
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All70-74%
365-69%
475-79%
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Cherokee Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictIllinoisNational
Caucasian 83.8% 87.3% 49.5% 51.1%
African American 1.1% 1.0% 17.5% 15.9%
Asian 4.5% 4.9% 4.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 3.6% 3.4% 24.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.1% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 7.0% 3.2% 3.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Wayne Thomas Elementary School47%1.5Highland Park, IL
Northwood Jr High School36%1.6Highland Park, IL
Deer Path Middle School East64%1.7Lake Forest, IL
Deer Path Middle School West64%1.7Lake Forest, IL
Everett Elementary School62%2.0Lake Forest, IL
Oak Terrace Elementary School20%2.1Highwood, IL
Sheridan Elementary School57%2.7Lake Forest, IL
Lake Forest High School42%2.7Lake Forest, IL
Bannockburn School60%2.7Bannockburn, IL
Deerfield High School9%2.8Deerfield, IL
Highland Park High School9%2.8Highland Park, IL
Indian Trail Elementary School51%3.1Highland Park, IL

Lake Forest demographics profile

StatisticLake ForestIllinoisNational
Population18,88112,851,684318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,09822291
Median age47.037.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)68%55%55%
Speak English89%77%79%
Speak Spanish2%13%13%

Education level achieved in Lake Forest

IndexLake ForestIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade98.2%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school97.9%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college91.3%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree81.6%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors78.6%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters38.6%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree14.7%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate4.0%1.2%1.3%
Source: The Cherokee Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.