Edgebrook Elementary School

6525 N Hiawatha Ave
Chicago, IL 60646
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Edgebrook Elementary School serves 462 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Edgebrook Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 462 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Edgebrook Elementary School's student population of 462 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
462 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Edgebrook Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,663 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Edgebrook Elementary School is 0.61, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#427 out of 3663 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
32%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
10%
5%
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Hispanic
21%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
58%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Edgebrook Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Edgebrook Elementary School's ranking?
Edgebrook Elementary School is ranked #427 out of 3,663 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
43% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 57% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
How many students attend Edgebrook Elementary School?
462 students attend Edgebrook Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
58% of Edgebrook Elementary School students are White, 21% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Asian, 10% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Edgebrook Elementary School?
Edgebrook Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Edgebrook Elementary School offer ?
Edgebrook Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Edgebrook Elementary School part of?
Edgebrook Elementary School is part of City Of Chicago SD 299 School District.

School Calendar

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Date
Spring Break
March 25, 2024 (Monday)
Spring Break
March 26, 2024 (Tuesday)
Spring Break
March 27, 2024 (Wednesday)
Spring Break
March 28, 2024 (Thursday)
Spring Break
March 29, 2024 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 462 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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