Evelyn Alexander School

  • Evelyn Alexander School serves 376 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (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 ≤5% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Evelyn Alexander School 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Evelyn Alexander School's student population of 376 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students376 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Evelyn Alexander School 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 Evelyn Alexander School is 0.46, 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#3583 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
68%
26%
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Black
29%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Evelyn Alexander School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Evelyn Alexander School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Evelyn Alexander School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.460.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Chicago 187 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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