Garvey M Elementary School

10309 S Morgan St
Chicago, IL 60643
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Garvey M Elementary School serves 247 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Garvey M 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 ≤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 15-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Garvey M Elementary School's student population of 247 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students247 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Garvey M 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 Garvey M Elementary School 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
#3266 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)
15-19%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
99%
17%
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White
n/a
48%
Hawaiian
n/a
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
98%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
46%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Garvey M Elementary School 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 Garvey M Elementary School is Julian High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Mount Vernon Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Julian High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 516 students
    0.3 miles
    10330 S Elizabeth St
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773) 535-5170
    0.3 9-12 516
  • Chicago Mount Vernon Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 230 students
    0.3 miles
    10540 S Morgan St
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773) 535-2825
    0.3 PK-8 230
  • Chicago Fernwood Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 301 students
    0.5 miles
    10041 S Union Ave
    Chicago, IL 60628
    (773) 535-2700
    0.5 PK-8 301
  • Chicago Barnard Elementary Comp Math & Science Center Magnet School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 323 students
    0.6 miles
    10354 S Charles St
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773) 535-2625
    0.6 PK-8 323
  • Chicago Wacker Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 296 students
    0.7 miles
    9746 S Morgan St
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773) 535-2821
    0.7 PK-8 296

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