Hanson Park Elementary School

5411 W Fullerton Ave
Chicago, IL 60639
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 1,123 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Hanson Park Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 12% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 30%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 1,123 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50% in IL
  • : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • : 12% (Btm 50%)
  • : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Hanson Park Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Hanson Park Elementary School's student population of 1,123 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
1,123 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
86 teachers
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School Rankings

Hanson Park Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,426 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Hanson Park Elementary School is 0.06, 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.
This School
State Level (IL)
#2477 out of 3426 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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(20-21)
15%
28%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hanson Park 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 2020-21 school year data.
12%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hanson Park 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 2021-22 school year data.
41%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
97%
27%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
1%
47%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
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4%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.06
This chart display the diversity score of Hanson Park Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hanson Park Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
52%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hanson Park 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.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hanson Park Elementary School's ranking?
Hanson Park Elementary School is ranked #2477 out of 3,426 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
What schools are Hanson Park Elementary School often compared to?
Hanson Park Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Northwest Middle School, Belmont-cragin Elementary School, Prieto Math-science Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
15% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 12% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 30% IL state average).
How many students attend Hanson Park Elementary School?
1,123 students attend Hanson Park Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
97% of Hanson Park Elementary School students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Hanson Park Elementary School?
Hanson Park Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Hanson Park Elementary School offer ?
Hanson Park Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Hanson Park Elementary School part of?
Hanson Park Elementary School is part of City Of Chicago SD 299 School District.
In what neighborhood is Hanson Park Elementary School located?
Hanson Park Elementary School is located in the Hanson Park neighborhood of Chicago, IL. There are 6 other public schools located in Hanson Park.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 1,123 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • : 12% (Btm 50%)
  • : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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