Columbus Manor Elementary School

9700 Mayfield Ave,

Oak Lawn, IL, 60453-3638

Tel: (708)424-3481
Grades: PK-5

377 students

Columbus Manor Elementary School serves 377 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Columbus Manor Elementary School operates within the Ridgeland 122 School District.

Overview

The student population of 377 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 377 students
Columbus Manor Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Columbus Manor Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Columbus Manor Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 17:1 15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Columbus Manor Elementary School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
22%
23%
Columbus Manor Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
19%
Columbus Manor Elementary School Black (1996-2012)
White
71%
50%
Columbus Manor Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Columbus Manor Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Columbus Manor Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.45 0.66
Columbus Manor Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
23%
23%
Columbus Manor Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2012)
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.
32%
26%
Columbus Manor Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,351 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Ridgeland 122 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,351 797
Ridgeland   122 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $10 MM
Ridgeland   122 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $25 MM $10 MM
Ridgeland   122 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,823 $10,546
Ridgeland   122 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,856 $10,416
Ridgeland   122 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Oak Lawn Community High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Oak Lawn-hometown Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harnew Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Oak Lawn Oak Lawn Community High School
    9400 Southwest Hwy
    Oak Lawn , IL , 60453
    (708)424-5200
    0.4  mi  |  1868  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Oak Lawn Oak Lawn-hometown Middle School
    5345 West 99th St
    Oak Lawn , IL , 60453
    (708)499-6400
    0.7  mi  |  1062  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Oak Lawn Simmons Middle School
    6450 West 95th St
    Oak Lawn , IL , 60453
    (708)599-8540
    0.7  mi  |  726  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Oak Lawn Harnew Elementary School
    9101 Meade Ave
    Oak Lawn , IL , 60453
    (708)599-7070
    0.8  mi  |  515  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Oak Lawn Ernest F Kolb Elementary School
    9620 Normandy Ave
    Oak Lawn , IL , 60453
    (708)598-8090
    1  mi  |  352  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
States Fight to Teach “Ignorant” Science to Students
States Fight to Teach “Ignorant” Science to Students
Wyoming recently became the first state to reject the Next Generation Science Standards because of concern regarding lessons that teach human-caused climate change. Several other states have also taken measures to reject the standards, which has some education officials concerned about the quality of instruction students in those states will receive.
School-to-Prison Pipeline Persists Despite Local, State and National Efforts
Inadequate funding and resources for schools, harsh zero-tolerance discipline policies, police presence in public schools, and de facto segregation continue to create school environments in which poor and minority students have little chance of succeeding. The result is a continuation of the school-to-prison pipeline that has been commonplace in the American education system for decades, despite federal, state and local efforts to curb the problem.
Why You Need to Research School Districts When Buying a Home
Whether you have children or not, researching school districts is a crucial step when buying a new home.