Shirland Child Care School

7/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
5
Grades
K-8
Students
120
Type
Public
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Academics
8/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Math
26%
State avg: 28%
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English
57%
State avg: 39%
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6/10
Student progress

Worth a deeper look:

Students at this school are making average academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

Average student progress (also known as student growth) means different things. In some states, the average progress is so low, a majority of students are not ready for college and career. It also depends on the school's test scores.

Average progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but keeping up with their peers.

Average progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills and the school is contributing to student learning at about the same rate as other schools in the state.


Parent tip

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to help students grow and reach their full potential.

Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
96%
Two or more races
3%
Asian
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Black
<1%
Hispanic
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
10 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
30%
State avg: 12%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 99%
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5 Reviews
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4 1
3 0
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Neighborhood
8020 North St
Shirland, IL 61079
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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