Ericson Elementary Scholastic Academy

Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Ericson Elementary Scholastic Academy serves 473 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Ericson Elementary Scholastic Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (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 19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Ericson Elementary Scholastic Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Ericson Elementary Scholastic Academy's student population of 473 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students473 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Ericson Elementary Scholastic Academy 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 Ericson Elementary Scholastic Academy is 0.02, 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
#2732 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Ericson Elementary Scholastic Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
99%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ericson Elementary Scholastic Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
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48%
Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.020.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ericson Elementary Scholastic Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
36%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ericson Elementary Scholastic Academy 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.
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 Ericson Elementary Scholastic Academy is Marshall Metropolitan High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Gregory Math & Science Elementary Academy (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Gregory Math & Science Elementary Academy Magnet School
    Math: 6% | Reading: 5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 353 students
    0.4 miles
    3715 W Polk St
    Chicago, IL 60624
    (773) 534-6820
    0.4 PK-8 353
  • Chicago Faraday Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 280 students
    0.5 miles
    3250 W Monroe St
    Chicago, IL 60624
    (773) 534-6670
    0.5 PK-8 280
  • Chicago Marshall Metropolitan High School Magnet School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 337 students
    0.5 miles
    3250 W Adams St
    Chicago, IL 60624
    (773) 534-6455
    0.5 9-12 337
  • Chicago Noble Street Chtr-drw Trading Col Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 508 students
    0.5 miles
    931 S Homan Ave
    Chicago, IL 60624
    (773) 893-4500
    0.5 9-12 508
  • Chicago Learn Chtr - Butler Charter School
    Math: 19% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 582 students
    0.6 miles
    1132 S Homan Ave
    Chicago, IL 60624
    (773) 722-0200
    0.6 K-8 582

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