Pennoyer Elementary School

Pennoyer Elementary School serves 408 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Pennoyer Elementary School operates within the Pennoyer 79 School District.

Overview

The student population of 408 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 76% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 408 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is more 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 9:1 13:1
Asian
8%
4%
Hispanic
13%
24%
White
76%
50%
Two or more races
3%
3%
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.
0.40 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.
19%
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.
3%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 408 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Pennoyer 79 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 408 932
District Total Revenue $4 MM $10 MM
District Spending $5 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,070 $10,546
District Spending / Student $11,211 $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 Ridgewood Community High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Washington Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dirksen Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • ChicagoDirksen Elementary School
    8601 West Foster Ave
    ChicagoIL 60656
    (773)534-1090
    0.2 mi | 774 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Harwood HeightsJ Leigh Elementary School
    8151 West Lawrence Ave
    Harwood HeightsIL 60706
    (708)456-8848
    0.6 mi | 463 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ChicagoOriole Park Elementary School
    5424 North Oketo Ave
    ChicagoIL 60656
    (773)534-1201
    1.3 mi | 641 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Harwood HeightsRidgewood Community High School
    7500 West Montrose Ave
    Harwood HeightsIL 60706
    (708)456-4242
    1.5 mi | 791 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Harwood HeightsJ Giles Elementary School
    4251 North Oriole Ave
    Harwood HeightsIL 60706
    (708)583-2068
    1.5 mi | 524 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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