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 100% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 408 students
Pennoyer Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Pennoyer Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Pennoyer Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 14:1 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
Pennoyer Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
8%
4%
Pennoyer Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
13%
24%
Pennoyer Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
76%
50%
Pennoyer Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Pennoyer Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Pennoyer 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.
0.40 0.30
Pennoyer Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
19%
45%
Pennoyer Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2013)
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.
3%
6%
Pennoyer Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2012-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 408 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,070 is higher than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,211 is higher than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Pennoyer 79 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 408 932
Pennoyer   79 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $10 MM
Pennoyer   79 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $5 MM $10 MM
Pennoyer   79 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,070 $10,546
Pennoyer   79 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,211 $10,416
Pennoyer   79 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 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 | Gr. PK-8 | 774 students                      
  • Harwood HeightsJ Leigh Elementary School
    8151 West Lawrence Ave
    Harwood HeightsIL 60706
    (708)456-8848
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 463 students                      
  • ChicagoOriole Park Elementary School
    5424 North Oketo Ave
    ChicagoIL 60656
    (773)534-1201
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 641 students                      
  • Harwood HeightsRidgewood Community High School
    7500 West Montrose Ave
    Harwood HeightsIL 60706
    (708)456-4242
    1.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 791 students                      
  • Harwood HeightsJ Giles Elementary School
    4251 North Oriole Ave
    Harwood HeightsIL 60706
    (708)583-2068
    1.5 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 524 students                      

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