Delano Elementary School

Delano Elementary School serves 377 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the IL average of 13:1.
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 377 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 377 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 13:1
Hispanic
1%
24%
Black
99%
19%
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.
0.02 0.30
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.
97%
45%
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
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 411,566 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name City Of Chicago 299 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
649
3
Number of Students Managed 411,566 932
District Total Revenue $5,028 MM $10 MM
District Spending $5,544 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,931 $10,546
District Spending / Student $13,154 $10,416
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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 Act Charter Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Goldblatt Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ChicagoGoldblatt Elementary School
    4257 West Adams St
    ChicagoIL 60624
    (773)534-6860
    0.4 mi | 227 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ChicagoMelody Elementary School
    412 South Keeler Ave
    ChicagoIL 60624
    (773)534-6850
    0.4 mi | 287 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ChicagoEricson Elementary Scholastic Academy
    Magnet School
    3600 West 5th Ave
    ChicagoIL 60624
    (773)534-6660
    Magnet School

    0.5 mi | 502 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ChicagoChicago Talent Development High School
    Charter School
    2245 West Jackson Blvd
    ChicagoIL 60612
    (773)345-8768
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | 276 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ChicagoTilton Elementary School
    223 North Keeler Ave
    ChicagoIL 60624
    (773)534-6746
    0.5 mi | 300 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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