Alcott Elementary School

  • Alcott Elementary School serves 635 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 68% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 67% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Alcott Elementary School's student population of 635 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students635 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Alcott Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#144 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alcott Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alcott Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a16:1
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Asian
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Alcott Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alcott Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
7%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alcott Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
63%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alcott Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
11%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Alcott Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alcott Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.570.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alcott Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alcott Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity of Chicago SD 299 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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