Pennoyer Elementary School

Pennoyer Elementary School serves 392 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% 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 392 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 392 students
Pennoyer Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Pennoyer Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Pennoyer Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Pennoyer Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
4%
Pennoyer Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
12%
23%
Pennoyer Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
19%
Pennoyer Elementary School Black (1993-2008)
White
78%
50%
Pennoyer Elementary School White (1988-2012)
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.
0.38 0.66
Pennoyer 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.
6% 23%
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.
20% 26%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 392 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 392 797
District Total Revenue $4 MM $10 MM
Pennoyer   79 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $5 MM $10 MM
Pennoyer   79 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,240 $10,546
District Spending / Student $11,383 $10,416
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 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 Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Chicago Dirksen Elementary School
    8601 West Foster Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60656
    (773)534-1090
    0.2  mi  |  778  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Norridge J Leigh Elementary School
    8151 West Lawrence Ave
    Norridge , IL , 60706
    (708)456-8848
    0.6  mi  |  462  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Chicago Oriole Park Elementary School
    5424 North Oketo Ave
    Chicago , IL , 60656
    (773)534-1201
    1.3  mi  |  644  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Norridge Ridgewood Community High School
    7500 West Montrose Ave
    Norridge , IL , 60706
    (708)456-4242
    1.5  mi  |  819  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Norridge J Giles Elementary School
    4251 North Oriole Ave
    Norridge , IL , 60706
    (708)453-4847
    1.5  mi  |  492  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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