PROFICIENCY 26% 19% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
29%Matteson ESD 162
25%Park Forest

Indiana Elementary School is a school servicing grades 4 to 6 and is located in the district of "Matteson ESD 162" in Park Forest, IL. There are a total of 389 students and 26 teachers at Indiana Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 295 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Indiana Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 25.5%, which is 19% lower than the Illinois average.


Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch295
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 Indiana 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

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

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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Indiana Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 2.4% 3.7% 49.5% 51.1%
African American 91.9% 90.3% 17.5% 15.9%
Asian 0.9% 0.9% 4.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 3.8% 3.7% 24.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.1% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.9% 1.2% 3.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Matteson Elementary School37%0.5Matteson, IL
Illinois School32%0.6Park Forest, IL
O W Huth Middle School27%0.8Matteson, IL
Michelle Obama School Of Technology17%1.1Park Forest, IL
Arcadia Elementary School35%1.1Olympia Fields, IL
Rich East Campus High School11%1.4Park Forest, IL
Barack Obama School Of Ldership22%1.5Chicago Heights, IL
Mohawk Primary Center15%1.6Park Forest, IL
Wilson Elementary School15%1.6Chicago Heights, IL
Kennedy Elementary School22%1.7Chicago Heights, IL
Rich Central Campus High School9%1.7Olympia Fields, IL
21st Century Primary Center30%1.7Park Forest, IL

Park Forest demographics profile

StatisticPark ForestIllinoisNational
Population density (sq mi)3,43922291
Median age39.137.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)40%55%55%
Speak English94%77%79%
Speak Spanish2%13%13%

Education level achieved in Park Forest

IndexPark ForestIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade90.7%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school90.0%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college71.3%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree42.6%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors32.6%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters10.8%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.8%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.4%1.2%1.3%
Source: The Indiana Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.