John Laidlaw Elementary School

4072 Forest Ave, Western Springs, IL 60558 | (708) 246-7673
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 426
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  • Principal or Admin: Cathy A Powell
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 426
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 18.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 22.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 222 (52.1%)
  • Females: 192 (45.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
John Laidlaw Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black20.5%
Asian20.5%
Hispanic51.2%
White40595.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For John Laidlaw Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten20.5%
Kindergarten6615.5%
1st Grade5813.6%
2nd Grade8219.2%
3rd Grade7517.6%
4th Grade6615.5%
5th Grade7718.1%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
96.9%
District:
96.2%
State:
93.9%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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