Marion Jordan Elementary School

100 North Harrison Ave,

Palatine, IL, 60067-0913

Tel: (847)963-5500
Grades: PK-6

541 students

Marion Jordan Elementary School serves 541 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Marion Jordan Elementary School operates within the Palatine Ccsd 15 School District.

Overview

The student population of 541 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 541 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has increased by 31% over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
21%
4%
Hispanic
13%
23%
Black
n/a
19%
White
60%
50%
Unknown
6%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.58
0.66
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 2%
23%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
1%
26%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,657 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Palatine Ccsd 15 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
n/a
Number of Students Managed 12,657
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Wm Fremd High School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Kirk School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hunting Ridge Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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