Betty Shabazz Internl Charter School

  • Betty Shabazz Internl Charter School serves 289 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Betty Shabazz Internl Charter School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • Betty Shabazz Internl Charter School's student population of 289 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 38% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students289 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Betty Shabazz Internl Charter School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Betty Shabazz Internl Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Betty Shabazz Internl Charter School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2991 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
11%
32%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
24%
38%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Betty Shabazz Internl Charter School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
100%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Betty Shabazz Internl Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Betty Shabazz Internl Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.000.68
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Betty Shabazz Internl Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBetty Shabazz Internl Chrtr School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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