Hughes C Elementary School

Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Hughes C Elementary School serves 249 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Hughes C 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 10-14% (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 10-14% (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

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

School Overview

Hughes C Elementary School's student population of 249 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students249 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Hughes C 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 Hughes C 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
#3113 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
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
n/a
48%
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.060.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
27%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hughes C 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 Hughes C Elementary School is Yccs-cca Academy High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Legacy Elementary Charter School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Legacy Elementary Charter School Charter School
    Math: 11% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 465 students
    0.3 miles
    4217 W 18th St
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 542-1640
    0.3 K-8 465
  • Chicago Mason Elementary School Math: 6% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 379 students
    0.3 miles
    4217 W 18th St
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 534-1530
    0.3 PK-8 379
  • Chicago Frazier Prep Academy Charter Elementary School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤1% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 357 students
    0.5 miles
    3711 W Douglas Blvd
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 521-1303
    0.5 PK-8 357
  • Chicago Yccs-cca Academy High School Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 163 students
    0.5 miles
    1231 S Pulaski Rd
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 762-2272
    0.5 10-12 163
  • Chicago Frazier Perspectives Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 204 students
    0.6 miles
    4027 W Grenshaw St
    Chicago, IL 60624
    (773) 534-6880
    0.6 K-8 204

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