Greeley Elementary School

  • Greeley Elementary School serves 647 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 44% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 31%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 36%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Greeley Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Greeley Elementary School's student population of 647 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students647 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Greeley Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,544 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Greeley Elementary School is 0.46, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#886 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Greeley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Greeley Elementary 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
71%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Greeley Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
16%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Greeley Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
10%
48%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Greeley Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.460.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Greeley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Greeley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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