4250 N Saint Louis Ave
Chicago, IL 60618
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Henry Elementary School serves 537 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 537 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Henry Elementary School's student population of 537 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
537 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

Henry Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,663 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Henry Elementary School is 0.27, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2453 out of 3663 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
32%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
85%
27%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
6%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
3%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Henry Elementary School's ranking?

Henry Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for: Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 15-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).

How many students attend Henry Elementary School?

537 students attend Henry Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

85% of Henry Elementary School students are Hispanic, 6% of students are White, 3% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Black, 2% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What grades does Henry Elementary School offer ?

Henry Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8

What school district is Henry Elementary School part of?

Henry Elementary School is part of City Of Chicago School District 299.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 537 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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