Linne Elementary School

3221 North Sacramento Ave,

Chicago, IL, 60618-5825

Tel: (773)534-5262
Grades: PK-8

638 students

Linne Elementary School serves 638 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Linne Elementary School operates within the City Of Chicago 299 School District.

Overview

The student population of 638 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 638 students
Linne Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Linne Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Linne Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 15:1
Linne Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
Linne Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
92%
23%
Linne Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
19%
Linne Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
3%
50%
Linne Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Linne Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Linne Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.15 0.66
Linne Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
43%
23%
Linne 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.
53%
26%
Linne 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 418,637 797
City Of Chicago   299 School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $5,028 MM $10 MM
City Of Chicago   299 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $5,544 MM $10 MM
City Of Chicago   299 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,931 $10,546
City Of Chicago   299 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,154 $10,416
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 Devry Advantage Academy High School (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Alcott Humanities High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Avondale Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • Chicago Avondale Elementary School
    2945 North Sawyer Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60618
    (773)534-5244
    0.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Chicago Logandale Middle School
    3212 West George St
    Chicago , IL , 60618
    (773)534-5350
    0.5  mi  |  940  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Chicago Devry Advantage Academy High School
    3300 North Campbell Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60618
    (773)697-2216
    0.6  mi  |  200  students  |  Gr.  11-12
  • Chicago Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Lane Technical High School
    Magnet School
    2501 West Addison St
    Chicago , IL , 60618
    (773)534-5400
    Magnet School
    0.6  mi  |  4330  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Chicago Brentano Elementary Math & Science Academy
    2723 North Fairfield Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60647
    (773)534-4100
    0.7  mi  |  452  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

School Reviews

  • Recommended July 27, 2012 - Linne school is a wonderful place for your children to receive the best education. The school is well taken care of because of the two best administrators. Their focus is always about the students. They only want the best for their students. - Posted by Parent

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