Hurley Elementary School

3849 W 69th Pl
Chicago, IL 60629
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 743 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Hurley Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 22% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 30%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 14:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 743 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • : Bottom 50% in IL
  • : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Hurley Elementary School's student population of 743 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
743 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Hurley Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,426 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Hurley Elementary School is 0.04, 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.
This School
State Level (IL)
#2320 out of 3426 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Hurley Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
(20-21)
10%
28%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hurley 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 2020-21 school year data.
22%
30%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hurley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
35-39%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Hurley Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Hurley Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Hispanic
98%
27%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Hurley Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
1%
17%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Hurley Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
n/a
47%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Hurley Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hurley Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Illinois.
0.04
This chart displays the diversity score of Hurley Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
43%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hurley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
7%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hurley 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.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hurley Elementary School's ranking?
Hurley Elementary School is ranked #2320 out of 3,426 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
What schools are Hurley Elementary School often compared to?
Hurley Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Azuela Elementary School, Lee Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 22% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 30% IL state average).
How many students attend Hurley Elementary School?
743 students attend Hurley Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
98% of Hurley Elementary School students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Hurley Elementary School?
Hurley Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Hurley Elementary School offer ?
Hurley Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Hurley Elementary School part of?
Hurley Elementary School is part of City Of Chicago SD 299 School District.
In what neighborhood is Hurley Elementary School located?
Hurley Elementary School is located in the West Lawn neighborhood of Chicago, IL. There are 4 other public schools located in West Lawn.

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School Reviews

5   8/25/2021
School is much better for the past couple of years. Is a new playground. The staff tries to make the parents feel welcomed. The teachers are great with kids.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 743 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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