Delano Elementary School (Closed 2014)

  • Delano Elementary School served 377 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 was higher than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Delano Elementary School operated within the City Of Chicago 299 School District.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades PK-8
Total Students377 students
Delano Elementary School Total Students (1989-2013)
Gender %Delano Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Delano Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2013)
Students by GradeDelano Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio25:116:1
Delano Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2013)
Hispanic
1%
25%
Delano Elementary School Black Students (2011-2013)
Black
99%
17%
Delano Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
All Ethnic GroupsDelano Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.020.67
Delano Elementary School Diversity Score (2008-2013)
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.
97%
52%
Delano Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2013)
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
2%
Delano Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
586
3
Number of Students Managed390,653753
City Of Chicago 299 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$5,104 MM$11 MM
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$5,363 MM$11 MM
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,889$11,118
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,546$11,218
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ChicagoMelody Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 601 students
    0.4 miles
    3937 W Wilcox St
    ChicagoIL 60624
    (773)534-6850
    0.4PK-8601
  • ChicagoEricson Elementary Scholastic AcademyMagnet School
    Grades: PK-8 | 456 students
    0.5 miles
    3600 W 5th Ave
    ChicagoIL 60624
    (773)534-6660
    0.5PK-8456
  • ChicagoTilton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 365 students
    0.5 miles
    223 N Keeler Ave
    ChicagoIL 60624
    (773)534-6746
    0.5PK-8365
  • ChicagoGregory Math & Sci Elementary Academy
    Grades: PK-8 | 410 students
    0.6 miles
    3715 W Polk St
    ChicagoIL 60624
    (773)534-6820
    0.6PK-8410
  • ChicagoHefferan Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 420 students
    0.6 miles
    4409 W Wilcox St
    ChicagoIL 60624
    (773)534-6192
    0.6PK-8420
Recent Articles
January 01, 2018
The city of New York has announced they are bringing back mandatory sex-ed courses for the first time in 20 years, in light of skyrocketing teen pregnancy rates far above the national average.
January 01, 2018
We’ll look at the many challenges facing schools in New York and New Jersey, as they struggle to get ready for students and balance the ongoing need to provide shelter to those displaced by the storm.
January 01, 2018
Students have headed back to school across the country, but are greeted by new security technology and armed security guards. We take a look at Post-Newtown public education.