Altgeld Elementary School (Closed 2014)

  • Altgeld Elementary School served 437 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Altgeld Elementary School operated within the City Of Chicago 299 School District.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades PK-8
Total Students437 students
Altgeld Elementary School Total Students (1989-2013)
Gender %Altgeld Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Altgeld Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2013)
Students by GradeAltgeld Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Altgeld Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2013)
Hispanic
1%
25%
Altgeld Elementary School Black Students (2008-2013)
Black
99%
17%
Altgeld Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
n/a
49%
Altgeld Elementary School White Students (2006-2010)
All Ethnic GroupsAltgeld Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.020.67
Altgeld Elementary School Diversity Score (2006-2013)
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.
99%
52%
Altgeld Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2013)
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.
n/a
2%
Altgeld Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
586
3
Number of Students Managed390,653753
City Of Chicago 299 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$5,104 MM$11 MM
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$5,363 MM$11 MM
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,889$11,118
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,546$11,218
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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