A J Katzenmaier Academy

  • A J Katzenmaier Academy serves 436 students in grades 4-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 7% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • A J Katzenmaier Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

  • A J Katzenmaier Academy's student population of 436 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students436 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • A J Katzenmaier Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of A J Katzenmaier Academy is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank#3529 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
61%
26%
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Black
33%
17%
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White
2%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.520.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Chicago 187 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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