Beard Elementary School
- Beard Elementary School's student population of 161 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
- The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 42% over five school years.
|School Type||Magnet School|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-3|
|Total Students||161 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||15 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Beard Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School||State Level (IL)|
|Overall School Rank||--|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||40-59%|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||≤20%|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||11:1||16:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch||n/a|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||City of Chicago SD 299 School District|
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