Addams Elementary School

Addams Elementary School serves 860 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Addams Elementary School operates within the City Of Chicago 299 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 860 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 860 students
Addams Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Addams Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Addams Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Addams Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 18:1
Addams Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
97%
25%
Addams Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
1%
17%
Addams Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
2%
50%
Addams Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.06 0.31
Addams Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
85%
47%
Addams Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
6%
3%
Addams Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

City Of Chicago 299 School District's student population of 396,641 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,535 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,173 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name City Of Chicago 299 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
682
3
Number of Students Managed 396,641 938
City Of Chicago   299 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $5,104 MM $11 MM
City Of Chicago   299 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $5,363 MM $11 MM
City Of Chicago   299 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,535 $11,118
City Of Chicago   299 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,173 $11,218
City Of Chicago   299 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Washington G High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is George Rogers Clark Md/hs (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gallistel Elementary Language Academy (0.6 miles away)
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