Gen George Patton Elementary School

Gen George Patton Elementary School serves 332 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower 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%.
Gen George Patton Elementary School operates within the Gen George Patton 133 School District.

Overview

The student population of 332 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 36% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 332 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1 13:1
Black
100%
19%
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.30
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.
99%
45%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 392 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name Gen George Patton 133 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 392 932
District Total Revenue $7 MM $10 MM
District Spending $7 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $17,184 $10,546
District Spending / Student $16,390 $10,416
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 Academy For Learning (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Washington Junior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RiverdaleWashington Elementary School
    13900 South School St
    RiverdaleIL 60827
    (708)201-2078
    0.3 mi | 375 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • RiverdaleWashington Junior High School
    13900 South School St
    RiverdaleIL 60827
    (708)201-2078
    0.3 mi | 150 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • RiverdaleSchool District 133 Annex
    150 West 137th St
    RiverdaleIL 60827
    (708)841-3955
    0.3 mi | 60 students | Gr. PK                      
  • RiverdaleRiverdale School
    325 West 142nd St
    RiverdaleIL 60827
    (708)849-7153
    0.6 mi | 135 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • RiverdalePark Elementary School
    14200 South Wentworth Ave
    RiverdaleIL 60827
    (708)849-9440
    0.7 mi | 221 students | Gr. KG-6                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended October 05, 2010 - Unprofessional, disorganized, ghetto, and not good with attending to their students. I pulled my kids out and sent them to another school after their first months. Within the time my children attended I had continuous problems. This school treats parents as if they are unintelligent or unaware of how a school should perform. If I could rate this school it would be far below negative. - Posted by Parent

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