Mccutcheon Elementary School

Mccutcheon Elementary School serves 360 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Mccutcheon Elementary School operates within the City Of Chicago 299 School District.

Overview

The student population of 360 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 360 students
Mccutcheon Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Mccutcheon Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Mccutcheon Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more 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 18:1 13:1
Mccutcheon Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
21%
4%
Mccutcheon Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
23%
24%
Mccutcheon Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
47%
19%
Mccutcheon Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
4%
50%
Mccutcheon Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Mccutcheon Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Mccutcheon 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.
0.68 0.30
Mccutcheon Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
98%
45%
Mccutcheon Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
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%
Mccutcheon Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 411,566 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,931 is higher than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,154 is higher than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name City Of Chicago 299 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
649
3
Number of Students Managed 411,566 932
City Of Chicago   299 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $5,028 MM $10 MM
City Of Chicago   299 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $5,544 MM $10 MM
City Of Chicago   299 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,931 $10,546
City Of Chicago   299 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,154 $10,416
City Of Chicago   299 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Uplift Community High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Aspira Charter Schools (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Goudy Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ChicagoGoudy Elementary School
    5120 North Winthrop Ave
    ChicagoIL 60640
    (773)534-2480
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 778 students                      
  • ChicagoUplift Community High School
    900 West Wilson Ave
    ChicagoIL 60640
    (773)534-2875
    0.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 397 students                      
  • ChicagoStewart Elementary School
    4525 North Kenmore Ave
    ChicagoIL 60640
    (773)534-2640
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 244 students                      
  • ChicagoStockton Elementary School
    4420 North Beacon St
    ChicagoIL 60640
    (773)534-2450
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 457 students                      
  • ChicagoBrennemann Elementary School
    4251 North Clarendon Ave
    ChicagoIL 60613
    (773)534-5766
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 296 students                      

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  • Recommended September 06, 2013 - I went to school at john t. in the 60's and I really loved the school my teachers name was miss thinger there were portable buildings on the back side, I think of it often one of my greatest memories. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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