Earle Elementary School

2040 W 62nd St
Chicago, IL 60636
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 268 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Earle Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 30%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 14:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 268 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • : Bottom 50% in IL
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Earle Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Earle Elementary School's student population of 268 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
268 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Earle Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,426 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Earle Elementary School is 0.30, 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.
This School
State Level (IL)
#2996 out of 3426 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Earle Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
(20-21)
≤10%
28%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Earle Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
≤5%
30%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Earle Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
11-19%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
14:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Earle Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
11%
27%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Earle Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
83%
17%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Earle Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
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47%
Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Earle Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Earle Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Illinois.
0.30
This chart displays the diversity score of Earle Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
43%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Earle Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
32%
27%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Earle Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Earle Elementary School's ranking?
Earle Elementary School is ranked #2996 out of 3,426 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while ≤5% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 30% IL state average).
How many students attend Earle Elementary School?
268 students attend Earle Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
83% of Earle Elementary School students are Black, 11% of students are Hispanic, and 6% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Earle Elementary School?
Earle Elementary School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Earle Elementary School offer ?
Earle Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Earle Elementary School part of?
Earle Elementary School is part of City Of Chicago SD 299 School District.
In what neighborhood is Earle Elementary School located?
Earle Elementary School is located in the West Englewood neighborhood of Chicago, IL. There are 10 other public schools located in West Englewood.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 268 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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