A J Katzenmaier Academy

  • A J Katzenmaier Academy serves 402 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 9% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 9% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • A J Katzenmaier Academy's student population of 402 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students402 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • A J Katzenmaier Academy's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of A J Katzenmaier Academy is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#3044 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
58%
26%
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Black
35%
17%
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White
5%
49%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.540.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Chicago SD 187 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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