City Of Chicago SD 299 School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 649 public schools serving 341,382 students in City Of Chicago SD 299 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
Public Schools in City Of Chicago SD 299 School District have an average math proficiency score of 24% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 27% (versus the 38% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in City Of Chicago SD 299 School District are Northside College Preparatory High School, Payton College Preparatory High School and Jones College Prep High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. City Of Chicago SD 299 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

City Of Chicago SD 299 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
City Of Chicago SD 299 School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IL)
# Schools
649 Schools
4,384 Schools
# Students
341,382 Students
1,886,101 Students
# Teachers
n/a
n/a
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
n/a

District Rank

City Of Chicago SD 299 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 864 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 77% has increased from 70% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IL)
Overall District Rank
#612 out of 946 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of City Of Chicago SD 299  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of City Of Chicago SD 299  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of City Of Chicago SD 299  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(17-18)
77%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of City Of Chicago SD 299  School District and public school graduation rate of IL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.65
0.68
# American Indian Students
950 Students
4,655 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
14,929 Students
102,362 Students
% Asian Students
4%
5%
# Hispanic Students
159,366 Students
508,579 Students
% Hispanic Students
47%
27%
# Black Students
122,054 Students
310,294 Students
% Black Students
36%
17%
# White Students
37,710 Students
884,029 Students
% White Students
11%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
537 Students
1,952 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
5,836 Students
74,230 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
11,439
62,778
# Students in K Grade:
21,844
120,316
# Students in 1st Grade:
23,778
127,972
# Students in 2nd Grade:
23,671
128,190
# Students in 3rd Grade:
24,122
130,690
# Students in 4th Grade:
25,382
134,944
# Students in 5th Grade:
25,372
137,003
# Students in 6th Grade:
26,256
141,876
# Students in 7th Grade:
27,041
147,159
# Students in 8th Grade:
27,058
149,472
# Students in 9th Grade:
25,799
153,852
# Students in 10th Grade:
27,305
152,861
# Students in 11th Grade:
26,193
149,155
# Students in 12th Grade:
26,122
149,833
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $19,075 is higher than the state median of $16,878. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $18,302 is higher than the state median of $16,079. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IL)
Total Revenue
$6,512 MM
$15 MM
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Spending
$6,248 MM
$14 MM
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Revenue / Student
$19,075
$16,878
This chart display average revenue per public school student in City Of Chicago SD 299  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$18,302
$16,079
This chart display average spending per public school student in City Of Chicago SD 299  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best City Of Chicago SD 299 School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Northside College Preparatory High School
Math: 94% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
5501 N Kedzie Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
(773) 534-3954
Grades: 9-12
| 1,041 students
Rank: #22.
Payton College Preparatory High School
Math: 93% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1034 N Wells St
Chicago, IL 60610
(773) 534-0034
Grades: 9-12
| 1,191 students
Rank: #33.
Jones College Prep High School
Math: 92% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
700 S State St
Chicago, IL 60605
(773) 534-8600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,915 students
Rank: #4 - 64. - 6.
Decatur Classical Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
7030 N Sacramento Ave
Chicago, IL 60645
(773) 534-2201
Grades: K-7
| 287 students
Rank: #4 - 64. - 6.
Edison Elementary Regional Gifted Cntr
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
4929 N Sawyer Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
(773) 534-0540
Grades: K-8
| 316 students
Rank: #4 - 64. - 6.
Young Magnet High School
Math: 93% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
211 S Laflin St
Chicago, IL 60607
(773) 534-7500
Grades: 7-12
| 2,121 students
Rank: #77.
Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
3020 W 108th St
Chicago, IL 60655
(773) 535-2636
Grades: 1-8
| 217 students
Rank: #88.
Skinner North Elementary School
Math: 93% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
640 W Scott St
Chicago, IL 60610
(773) 534-8500
Grades: K-8
| 510 students
Rank: #99.
Lenart Elementary Regional Gifted Center
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(3)
8101 S La Salle St
Chicago, IL 60620
(773) 535-0040
Grades: PK-8
| 276 students
Rank: #1010.
Lane Technical High School
Math: 90% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
2501 W Addison St
Chicago, IL 60618
(773) 534-5400
Grades: 7-12
| 4,369 students
Rank: #1111.
Mcdade Elementary Classical School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
8801 S Indiana Ave
Chicago, IL 60619
(773) 535-3669
Grades: K-7
| 181 students
Rank: #1212.
Poe Elementary Classical School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
10538 S Langley Ave
Chicago, IL 60628
(773) 535-5525
Grades: K-7
| 198 students
Rank: #1313.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
615 W Kemper Pl
Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 534-5720
Grades: K-8
| 942 students
Rank: #1414.
Skinner Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
111 S Throop St
Chicago, IL 60607
(773) 534-7790
Grades: PK-8
| 1,147 students
Rank: #1515.
Hawthorne Elementary Scholastic Academy
Math: 75% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3319 N Clifton Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 534-5550
Grades: K-8
| 566 students
Rank: #1616.
Stem Magnet Academy Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1522 W Fillmore St
Chicago, IL 60607
(773) 534-7300
Grades: K-8
| 405 students
Rank: #1717.
Burley Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1630 W Barry Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 534-5475
Grades: K-8
| 576 students
Rank: #1818.
Mayer Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2250 N Clifton Ave
Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 534-5535
Grades: PK-8
| 697 students
Rank: #1919.
Mount Greenwood Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10841 S Homan Ave
Chicago, IL 60655
(773) 535-2786
Grades: K-8
| 1,257 students
Rank: #2020.
Coonley Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4046 N Leavitt St
Chicago, IL 60618
(773) 534-5140
Grades: K-8
| 955 students
Rank: #2121.
Ebinger Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7350 W Pratt Ave
Chicago, IL 60631
(773) 534-1070
Grades: K-8
| 885 students
Rank: #2222.
Edgebrook Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6525 N Hiawatha Ave
Chicago, IL 60646
(773) 534-1194
Grades: K-8
| 494 students
Rank: #2323.
Sauganash Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
6040 N Kilpatrick Ave
Chicago, IL 60646
(773) 534-3470
Grades: K-8
| 625 students
Rank: #2424.
Alcott Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2625 N Orchard St
Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 534-5460
Grades: PK-8
| 619 students
Rank: #2525.
Blaine Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1420 W Grace St
Chicago, IL 60613
(773) 534-5750
Grades: PK-8
| 756 students
Rank: #2626.
Bell Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3730 N Oakley Ave
Chicago, IL 60618
(773) 534-5150
Grades: K-8
| 953 students
Rank: #2727.
Hancock College Preparatory High School
Math: 60% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4034 W 56th St
Chicago, IL 60629
(773) 535-2410
Grades: 9-12
| 1,019 students
Rank: #2828.
Lasalle Ii Lang Academy Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1148 N Honore St
Chicago, IL 60622
(773) 534-0490
Grades: PK-8
| 547 students
Rank: #2929.
Prescott Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1632 W Wrightwood Ave
Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 534-5505
Grades: K-8
| 517 students
Rank: #3030.
Hamilton Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
1650 W Cornelia Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 534-5484
Grades: PK-8
| 476 students
Rank: #3131.
Healy Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3010 S Parnell Ave
Chicago, IL 60616
(773) 534-9190
Grades: PK-8
| 1,354 students
Rank: #3232.
Oriole Park Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5424 N Oketo Ave
Chicago, IL 60656
(773) 534-1201
Grades: PK-8
| 680 students
Rank: #3333.
Norwood Park Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
5900 N Nina Ave
Chicago, IL 60631
(773) 534-1198
Grades: PK-8
| 434 students
Rank: #3434.
Disney Ii Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3815 N Kedvale Ave
Chicago, IL 60641
(773) 534-3750
Grades: PK-6
| 402 students
Rank: #3535.
Beaubien Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5025 N Laramie Ave
Chicago, IL 60630
(773) 534-3500
Grades: PK-8
| 1,028 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • City Of Chicago 299
  • 42 W Madison St, Chicago, IL, 60602-4413
  • (773) 553-2747
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 341,382 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 77% (Top 1% in IL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.65

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