Herzl Elementary School

3711 W Douglas Blvd
Chicago, IL 60623
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Herzl Elementary School serves 591 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Herzl 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 7% (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 8% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Herzl Elementary School's student population of 591 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students591 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Herzl 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 Herzl 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3504 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
97%
17%
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White
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48%
Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.060.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Herzl 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)
34%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Herzl 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 Herzl Elementary School is Yccs-cca Academy High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Dvorak Technology Academy Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Dvorak Technology Academy Elementary School Math: 8% | Reading: 6%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 391 students
    0.3 miles
    3615 W 16th St
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 534-1690
    0.3 PK-8 391
  • Chicago Kipp Chicago Chrtrs - Ascend Academy Charter School
    Math: 15% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 896 students
    0.3 miles
    1616 S Avers Ave
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 521-4399
    0.3 K-8 896
  • Chicago Lawndale Elementary Community Academy Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 262 students
    0.3 miles
    3500 W Douglas Blvd
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 534-1635
    0.3 PK-8 262
  • Chicago Penn Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 313 students
    0.3 miles
    1616 S Avers Ave
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 534-1665
    0.3 PK-8 313
  • Chicago Yccs-cca Academy High School Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 163 students
    0.4 miles
    1231 S Pulaski Rd
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 762-2272
    0.4 10-12 163

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