Hanson Park Elementary School

5411 W Fullerton Ave
Chicago, IL 60639
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Hanson Park Elementary School serves 1,483 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Hanson Park 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 26% (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 23% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Hanson Park Elementary School's student population of 1,483 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students1,483 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Hanson Park Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers83 teachers
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School Comparison

Hanson Park 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 Hanson Park Elementary School is 0.08, 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
#2319 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
96%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
2%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.080.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
47%
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 2017-18 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.
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 Hanson Park Elementary School is Prosser Career Academy High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Northwest Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Christopher House Chrt Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Christopher House Chrt Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 341 students
    0.2 miles
    5235 W Belden St
    Chicago, IL 60639
    (773) 922-7542
    0.2 K-5 341
  • Chicago Northwest Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 8%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 488 students
    0.3 miles
    5252 W Palmer St
    Chicago, IL 60639
    (773) 534-3250
    0.3 6-8 488
  • Chicago Prieto Math-science Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 10% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 997 students
    0.3 miles
    2231 N Central Ave
    Chicago, IL 60639
    (773) 534-0210
    0.3 PK-8 997
  • Chicago Prosser Career Academy High School Math: 18% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,395 student
    0.3 miles
    2148 N Long Ave
    Chicago, IL 60639
    (773) 534-3200
    0.3 9-12 1,395
  • Chicago Belmont-cragin Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 559 students
    0.4 miles
    5252 W Palmer St
    Chicago, IL 60639
    (773) 534-2900
    0.4 PK-8 559

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