Goodlow Elementary Magnet School (Closed 2014)

2040 West 62nd St
Chicago, IL 60636
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Goodlow Elementary Magnet School served 362 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 21% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 31% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

School Overview

School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students362 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Goodlow Elementary Magnet School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Goodlow Elementary Magnet School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
21%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
31%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Goodlow Elementary Magnet School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Goodlow Elementary Magnet School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
1%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Goodlow Elementary Magnet School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
98%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Goodlow Elementary Magnet School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
n/a
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Goodlow Elementary Magnet School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Goodlow Elementary Magnet School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Goodlow Elementary Magnet School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.040.68
This chart display the diversity score of Goodlow Elementary Magnet School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Goodlow Elementary Magnet School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
32%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Goodlow Elementary Magnet 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: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Goodlow Elementary Magnet School is Lindblom Math & Science Academy High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Claremont Academy Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Lindblom Math & Science Academy High School Magnet School
    Math: 47% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-12 | 1,325 student
    0.2 miles
    6130 S Wolcott Ave
    Chicago, IL 60636
    (773) 535-9300
    0.2 7-12 1,325
  • Chicago Claremont Academy Elementary School Math: 11% | Reading: 10%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 430 students
    0.4 miles
    2300 W 64th St
    Chicago, IL 60636
    (773) 535-8110
    0.4 PK-8 430
  • Chicago Earle Elementary School Math: 9% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 415 students
    0.4 miles
    2040 W 62nd St
    Chicago, IL 60636
    (773) 535-9130
    0.4 PK-8 415
  • Chicago Harper High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 133 students
    0.5 miles
    6520 S Wood St
    Chicago, IL 60636
    (773) 535-9150
    0.5 9-12 133
  • Chicago Otoole Elementary School Math: 6% | Reading: 7%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 358 students
    0.5 miles
    6550 S Seeley Ave
    Chicago, IL 60636
    (773) 535-9040
    0.5 PK-8 358
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