Forrestal Elementary School

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Academics
Test scores
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Subject
% Proficient
Science
67%
State avg: 76%
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Math
51%
State avg: 61%
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Reading
54%
State avg: 57%
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4/10
Student progress
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Equity
Environment
Students
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Hispanic
40%
Black
39%
White
16%
Two or more races
2%
Asian
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
15 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
90%
State avg: 88%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 99%
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Neighborhood
2833 Washington Avenue
Great Lakes, IL 60088
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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