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Elementary School District No. 159
  • MATTESON, IL

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Diversity
    grade B minus
  3. Teachers
    grade B minus
  4. College Prep
    grade unavailable
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B minus
  6. Health & Safety
    grade B
  7. Administration
    grade C
  8. Sports
    grade unavailable
  9. Food
    grade B
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B

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Elementary School District No. 159 is a public school district located in MATTESON, IL. It has 1,827 students in grades PK, K-8 with a student-teacher ratio of 13 to 1. According to state test scores, 18% of students are at least proficient in math and 33% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
33%
Percent Proficient - Math
18%

Students

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,827
Free or Reduced Lunch
74.1%

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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
13:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$52,096
Teachers in First/Second Year
12%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$19,907 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    54%
  • Support Services
    42%
  • Other
    4%

Living in the Area

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade C+
Median Household Income
$83,729
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,227
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$165,100
National
$217,500

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