Mccutcheon Elementary School

Mccutcheon Elementary School serves 347 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), 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 347 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 347 students
Mccutcheon Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Mccutcheon Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Mccutcheon Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 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 18:1 15:1
Mccutcheon Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
22%
4%
Mccutcheon Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
24%
23%
Mccutcheon Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
46%
19%
Mccutcheon Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
3%
50%
Mccutcheon Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mccutcheon Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Mccutcheon 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.
0.69 0.95
Mccutcheon 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.
56%
23%
Mccutcheon 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.
42%
26%
Mccutcheon 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 418,637 949
City Of Chicago   299 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $5,028 MM $10 MM
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 Uplift Community High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Uplift Community High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Goudy Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Chicago Goudy Elementary School
    5120 North Winthrop Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60640
    (773)534-2480
    0.4  mi  |  797  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Chicago Uplift Community High School
    900 West Wilson Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60640
    (773)534-2875
    0.4  mi  |  463  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Chicago Stewart Elementary School
    4525 North Kenmore Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60640
    (773)534-2640
    0.5  mi  |  279  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Chicago Stockton Elementary School
    4420 North Beacon St
    Chicago , IL , 60640
    (773)534-2450
    0.8  mi  |  451  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Chicago Brennemann Elementary School
    4251 North Clarendon Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60613
    (773)534-5766
    0.8  mi  |  352  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

School Reviews

  • 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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