Henry Elementary School

  • Henry Elementary School serves 524 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Henry 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52%.

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School Overview

  • Henry Elementary School's student population of 524 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students524 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Henry Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Henry Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Henry Elementary School is 0.29, 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 School Rank (16-17)#2661 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Henry 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
84%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Henry Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
5%
17%
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White
8%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Henry Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Henry Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Henry Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.290.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Henry 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 Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Henry Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 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

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