Sexton Elementary School

Sexton Elementary School serves 350 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 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%.
Sexton Elementary School operates within the City Of Chicago 299 School District.

Overview

The student population of 350 students has declined by 25% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 350 students
Sexton Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Sexton Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Sexton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same 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 17:1 13:1
Sexton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
24%
Sexton Elementary School Black Students (2004-2013)
Black
99%
19%
Sexton Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Sexton 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.
0.02 0.30
Sexton Elementary School Diversity Score (2004-2013)
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.
88%
45%
Sexton 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%
Sexton 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 Univ Of Chicago Charter Schools (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Univ Of Chicago Charter Schools (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fiske Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ChicagoFiske Elementary School
    6145 South Ingleside Ave
    ChicagoIL 60637
    (773)535-0990
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 218 students                      
  • ChicagoDulles Elementary School
    6311 South Calumet Ave
    ChicagoIL 60637
    (773)535-0690
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 517 students                      
  • ChicagoTill Elementary Math & Science Academy
    6543 South Champlain Ave
    ChicagoIL 60637
    (773)535-0570
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 477 students                      
  • ChicagoWadsworth Elementary School
    6420 South University Ave
    ChicagoIL 60637
    (773)535-0730
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 248 students                      
  • ChicagoRoss Elementary School
    6059 South Wabash Ave
    ChicagoIL 60637
    (773)535-0650
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 320 students                      

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