Delano Elementary School

Delano Elementary School serves 411 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Delano Elementary School operates within the City Of Chicago 299 School District.

Overview

The student population of 411 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 411 students
Delano Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Delano Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Delano Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.95. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 15:1
Delano Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
1%
23%
Delano Elementary School Hispanic (2011-2012)
Black
97%
19%
Delano Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
n/a
50%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.06 0.95
Delano Elementary School Diversity Score (2008-2012)
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.
65%
23%
Delano Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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.
33%
26%
Delano Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 418,637 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name City Of Chicago 299 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
641
3
Number of Students Managed 418,637 775
City Of Chicago   299 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $5,028 MM n/a
City Of Chicago   299 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $5,544 MM n/a
City Of Chicago   299 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,931 $0
City Of Chicago   299 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,154 $0
City Of Chicago   299 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Chicago Talent Development High School (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Chicago Talent Development High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Garfield Park Prep Academy Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Chicago Goldblatt Elementary School
    4257 West Adams St
    Chicago , IL , 60624
    (773)534-6860
    0.4  mi  |  269  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Chicago Melody Elementary School
    412 South Keeler Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60624
    (773)534-6850
    0.4  mi  |  311  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Chicago Ericson Elementary Scholastic Academy
    Magnet School
    3600 West 5th Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60624
    (773)534-6660
    Magnet School
    0.5  mi  |  509  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Chicago Chicago Talent Development High School
    Charter School
    4319 West Washington Blvd
    Chicago , IL , 60624
    (773)534-0845
    Charter School
    0.5  mi  |  206  students  |  Gr.  9-11
  • Chicago Tilton Elementary School
    223 North Keeler Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60624
    (773)534-6746
    0.5  mi  |  320  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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