Dr Charles E Gavin Elementary School (Closed 2010)

Dr Charles E Gavin Elementary School served 183 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 97% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students183 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Dr Charles E Gavin Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Dr Charles E Gavin Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
5%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dr Charles E Gavin Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
92%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dr Charles E Gavin Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
3%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dr Charles E Gavin Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dr Charles E Gavin Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.140.68
This chart display the diversity score of Dr Charles E Gavin Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dr Charles E Gavin Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dr Charles E Gavin Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChicago Heights 170 School District
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dr Charles E Gavin Elementary School is Bloom High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Jefferson Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Heights Jefferson Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 288 students
    0.5 miles
    176 E 11th St
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708) 756-4162
    0.5 K-8 288
  • Chicago Heights Lincoln Elementary School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 103 students
    0.5 miles
    1520 Center Ave
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708) 756-4833
    0.5 K-4 103
  • Chicago Heights Washington-mckinley Elementary School Math: 9% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 615 students
    1.1 miles
    25 W 16th Pl
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708) 756-4843
    1.1 K-8 615
  • Chicago Heights Bloom High School Math: 9% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,681 student
    1.2 miles
    101 W 10th St
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708) 755-1122
    1.2 9-12 1,681
  • Chicago Heights District 206 Alternative High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 63 students
    1.2 miles
    100 W 10th St
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708) 754-4095
    1.2 9-12 63
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