Falconer Elementary School

3020 N Lamon Ave
Chicago, IL 60641
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Falconer Elementary School serves 1,190 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Falconer Elementary 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Falconer Elementary School's student population of 1,190 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students1,190 students
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Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
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School Rankings

Falconer Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Falconer Elementary School is 0.13, 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
#2892 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
93%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
3%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
5%
5%
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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 Falconer Elementary School is Foreman High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kelvyn Park High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Barry Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Foreman High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 798 students
    0.4 miles
    3235 N Leclaire Ave
    Chicago, IL 60641
    (773) 534-3400
    0.4 9-12 798
  • Chicago Barry Elementary School Math: 9% | Reading: 10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 714 students
    0.6 miles
    2828 N Kilbourn Ave
    Chicago, IL 60641
    (773) 534-3455
    0.6 PK-6 714
  • Chicago Schubert Elementary School Math: 8% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 755 students
    0.7 miles
    2727 N Long Ave
    Chicago, IL 60639
    (773) 534-3080
    0.7 PK-5 755
  • Chicago Kelvyn Park High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 459 students
    0.9 miles
    4343 W Wrightwood Av
    Chicago, IL 60639
    (773) 534-4200
    0.9 7-12 459
  • Chicago Christopher House Chrt Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 16% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 341 students
    1.0 miles
    5235 W Belden St
    Chicago, IL 60639
    (773) 922-7542
    1 K-5 341

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