Boone Elementary School

6710 N Washtenaw Ave
Chicago, IL 60645
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Boone Elementary School serves 843 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Boone Elementary 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Boone Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Boone Elementary School's student population of 843 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students843 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

Boone Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Boone Elementary School is 0.70, which is more 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 Testing Rank
#2145 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
25%
5%
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Hispanic
44%
26%
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Black
9%
17%
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White
21%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.700.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Boone Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Boone Elementary School is Acero Chtr Sor Juana Ines De La (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is West Ridge Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago West Ridge Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 837 students
    0.5 miles
    6700 N Whipple St
    Chicago, IL 60645
    (773) 534-8250
    0.5 PK-8 837
  • Chicago Decatur Classical Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-6 | 281 students
    0.6 miles
    7030 N Sacramento Av
    Chicago, IL 60645
    (773) 534-2201
    0.6 K-6 281
  • Chicago Armstrong G Elementary Intl Studies Math: 30% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,419 student
    0.8 miles
    2110 W Greenleaf Ave
    Chicago, IL 60645
    (773) 534-2150
    0.8 PK-8 1,419
  • Chicago Clinton Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,223 student
    0.8 miles
    6110 N Fairfield Ave
    Chicago, IL 60659
    (773) 534-2025
    0.8 PK-8 1,223
  • Chicago Rogers Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 787 students
    0.8 miles
    7345 N Washtenaw Ave
    Chicago, IL 60645
    (773) 534-2125
    0.8 PK-8 787

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