Faraday Elementary School

3250 W Monroe St
Chicago, IL 60624
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Faraday Elementary School serves 280 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Faraday 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Faraday Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Faraday Elementary School's student population of 280 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students280 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Faraday Elementary 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 Faraday Elementary School is 0.04, 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
#3113 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
98%
17%
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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
0.040.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
31%
27%
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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 Faraday Elementary School is Marshall Metropolitan High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Locke A Elementary Charter Academy (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Marshall Metropolitan High School Magnet School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 337 students
    0.1 miles
    3250 W Adams St
    Chicago, IL 60624
    (773) 534-6455
    0.1 9-12 337
  • Chicago Locke A Elementary Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 35% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 499 students
    0.2 miles
    3141 W Jackson Blvd
    Chicago, IL 60612
    (773) 265-7232
    0.2 PK-8 499
  • Chicago Beidler Elementary School Math: 4% | Reading: 8%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 444 students
    0.4 miles
    3151 W Walnut St
    Chicago, IL 60612
    (773) 534-6811
    0.4 PK-8 444
  • Chicago Learn Chtr-campbell Campus Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 402 students
    0.4 miles
    212 S Francisco Ave
    Chicago, IL 60612
    (773) 826-0370
    0.4 K-5 402
  • Chicago Cather Elementary School Math: 4% | Reading: 9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 375 students
    0.5 miles
    2908 W Washington
    Chicago, IL 60612
    (773) 534-6780
    0.5 PK-8 375

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