Roosevelt Elementary School

Roosevelt Elementary School serves 321 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Roosevelt Elementary School operates within the Dolton 148 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 321 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 321 students
Roosevelt Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Roosevelt Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Roosevelt Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Roosevelt Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 18:1
Roosevelt Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
98%
17%
Roosevelt Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Roosevelt Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Roosevelt Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.04 0.31
Roosevelt Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
94%
47%
Roosevelt Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
3%
Roosevelt Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,268 students has decreased by 14% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,223 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 34% over four years.
The district spending/student of $17,329 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 66% over four years.
School District Name Dolton 148 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 2,268 938
Dolton   148 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $40 MM $11 MM
Dolton   148 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $46 MM $11 MM
Dolton   148 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,223 $11,118
Dolton   148 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $17,329 $11,218
Dolton   148 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Academy For Learning (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Roosevelt Junior High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pace Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DoltonRoosevelt Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 197 students111 West 146th St
    DoltonIL 60419
    (708)201-2071
    07-8197
  • RiverdalePace Elementary School
    Special Education School
    0.3 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 89 students14419 South Atlantic Ave
    RiverdaleIL 60827
    (708)841-0432
    0.3KG-889
  • RiverdalePark Elementary School
    0.5 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 235 students14200 South Wentworth Ave
    RiverdaleIL 60827
    (708)849-9440
    0.5KG-6235
  • DoltonAcademy For Learning
    Special Education School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 25 students306 East 144th St
    DoltonIL 60419
    (708)841-1063
    0.69-1225
  • HarveyBrooks Middle School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 460 students14741 Wallace St
    HarveyIL 60426
    (708)333-6390
    0.67-8460

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