Lindop Elementary School

Lindop Elementary School serves 515 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Lindop Elementary School operates within the Lindop 92 School District.

Overview

The student population of 515 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 515 students
Lindop Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Lindop Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lindop Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 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
Lindop Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Lindop Elementary School Asian (1988-2009)
Hispanic
14%
23%
Lindop Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
81%
19%
Lindop Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
1%
50%
Lindop Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lindop Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Lindop 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.
0.33 0.95
Lindop 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.
30%
23%
Lindop 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.
44%
26%
Lindop Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 515 students has grown by 16% over five years.
School District Name Lindop 92 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 515 949
Lindop   92 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $7 MM $10 MM
District Spending $8 MM $10 MM
Lindop   92 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,433 $10,546
Lindop   92 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,201 $10,416
Lindop   92 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 Alternative Bd/ed Elementary School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Westchester Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Roosevelt Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Broadview Roosevelt Elementary School
    1927 South 15th Ave
    Broadview , IL , 60155
    (708)450-2047
    0.6  mi  |  377  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Bellwood Thurgood Marshall Elementary School
    2501 25th Ave
    Bellwood , IL , 60104
    (708)544-6995
    0.9  mi  |  348  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Westchester Westchester Middle School
    1620 Norfolk Ave
    Westchester , IL , 60154
    (708)450-2735
    0.9  mi  |  404  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Maywood Alternative Bd/ed Elementary School
    Special Education School
    1636 South 10th Ave
    Maywood , IL , 60153
    (708)338-3250
    Special Education School
    0.9  mi  |  73  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Maywood Alternative Bd/ed High School
    Special Education School
    1636 South 10th Ave
    Maywood , IL , 60153
    (708)450-1515
    Special Education School
    0.9  mi  |  83  students  |  Gr.  9-12

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Why Students and Schools Benefit from Foreign Language Programs
Why Students and Schools Benefit from Foreign Language Programs
It’s clear there is currently a gap in language education. As of 2008, only 18.5% of K-12 students were enrolled in a foreign language class. Ask the experts and they all agree— schools with robust foreign language programs can bring students to the next level.
Parent-Teacher Conferences: Parents’ How-To Guide
Communicating early and often with your child’s teacher is an important aspect of ensuring your child has the best possible education. Yet, sometimes parent-teacher conferences can be stressful for a variety of factors. In this article we provide a how-to guide for making the most out of your parent-teacher conference experience.
The Parents’ Guide to Common Core
The Common Core State Standards were developed as a means to prepare K-12 students for success in college or the workforce upon graduation from high school. Since their inception, they have been adopted by 43 states. While much support has been given for the standards, many criticisms have emerged as well.
Did You Know?
Cook County, 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 0.56, which is lower than the Illinois average of 0.95. The most diverse school district in Cook County is Cook County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.