Reed Elementary School

Reed Elementary School serves 44 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to 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%.
Reed Elementary School operates within the City Of Chicago 299 School District.

Overview

The student population of 44 students has declined by 59% over five years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 66% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 44 students
Reed Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Reed Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Reed Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 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 15:1 15:1
Reed Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
n/a
23%
Reed Elementary School Hispanic (1993-1994)
Black
100%
19%
Reed Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
n/a
50%
All Ethnic Groups Reed Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Reed 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.
0.00 0.95
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.
54%
23%
Reed 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.
38%
26%
Reed Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 401,946 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 401,946 949
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 Urban Prep Chtr Englewood High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Team Englewood Community Academy High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Team Englewood Community Academy High School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Chicago Urban Prep Chtr Englewood High School
    Charter School
    6201 South Stewart Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60621
    (773)535-9725
    Charter School
    0.2  mi  |  482  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Chicago Team Englewood Community Academy High School
    6201 South Stewart Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60621
    (773)535-3530
    0.2  mi  |  438  students  |  Gr.  1-12
  • Chicago Kershaw Elementary School
    6450 South Lowe Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60621
    (773)535-3050
    0.3  mi  |  263  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Chicago Banneker Elementary School
    6656 South Normal Blvd
    Chicago , IL , 60621
    (773)535-3020
    0.4  mi  |  302  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Chicago Robeson High School
    6835 South Normal Blvd
    Chicago , IL , 60621
    (773)535-3800
    0.6  mi  |  704  students  |  Gr.  9-12

School Reviews

  • Recommended August 14, 2014 - Hello,I graduated from Reed Elementary my maiden name was Nolan , at that time Ms. Hawkins was my teacher and I truly know that it's been a long time but in trying to get in touch with her,everyone that I knew is not on Facebook or Twitter if at all possible will you please inform me of Ms L Hawkins and Ms Bryant or Mr Micheals they were at that time my instructors . Thank you, - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Chicago, IL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.63, which is higher than the Illinois average of 0.3. The most diverse school in Chicago is Jackson A Elementary Language Academy. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.