Brennemann Elementary School

4251 N Clarendon Ave
Chicago, IL 60613
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Brennemann Elementary School serves 436 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Brennemann 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 top 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 35% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Brennemann Elementary School's student population of 436 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students436 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Brennemann 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 Brennemann Elementary School is 0.53, 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 Testing Rank
#1971 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)
35%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
23%
26%
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Black
65%
17%
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White
3%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.530.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
43%
27%
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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 Brennemann Elementary School is Uplift Community High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Disney Elementary Magnet School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Disney Elementary Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 46% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,572 student
    0.3 miles
    4140 N Marine Dr
    Chicago, IL 60613
    (773) 534-5840
    0.3 PK-8 1,572
  • Chicago Uplift Community High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 241 students
    0.4 miles
    900 W Wilson Ave
    Chicago, IL 60640
    (773) 534-2875
    0.4 9-12 241
  • Chicago Greeley Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 570 students
    0.5 miles
    832 W Sheridan Rd
    Chicago, IL 60613
    (773) 534-5800
    0.5 PK-8 570
  • Chicago Yccs-truman Middle College High School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 221 students
    0.6 miles
    1145 W Wilson Ave
    Chicago, IL 60640
    (773) 907-4840
    0.6 10-12 221
  • Chicago Inter-american Elementary Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 711 students
    0.8 miles
    851 W Waveland Ave
    Chicago, IL 60613
    (773) 534-5490
    0.8 PK-8 711

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