PROFICIENCY 57% 81% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
64%Lake Forest SD 67
60%Lake Forest

Sheridan 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 246 students and 24 teachers at Sheridan Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 11 to 1. There are a total of 5 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Sheridan Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 57.0%, which is 81% higher than the Illinois average.


Student/Teacher ratio11:1
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 Sheridan 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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Sheridan Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 89.3% 87.3% 49.5% 51.1%
African American 1.6% 1.0% 17.5% 15.9%
Asian 2.0% 4.9% 4.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 5.1% 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 2.0% 3.2% 3.0% 3.1%

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Lake Forest demographics profile

StatisticLake ForestIllinoisNational
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%
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Source: The Sheridan Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.