Altgeld Elementary School (Closed 2014)

Altgeld Elementary School served 437 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 50%.
Altgeld Elementary School operated within the City Of Chicago 299 School District.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 437 students
Altgeld Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Altgeld Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Altgeld Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Altgeld Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 18:1
Altgeld Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
1%
25%
Altgeld Elementary School Black Students (2008-2014)
Black
99%
17%
Altgeld Elementary School Black 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.
0.02 0.31
Altgeld 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.
99%
47%
Altgeld 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.
n/a
3%
Altgeld Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

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 Excel Academy - Englewood High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Goode Stem Academy High School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bond Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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