Irving Elementary School

  • Irving Elementary School serves 473 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Irving Elementary School's student population of 473 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students473 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Irving Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Irving Elementary School is 0.35, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#2392 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
20%
26%
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Black
78%
17%
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White
n/a
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Irving Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Irving Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.350.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Irving 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity of Chicago SD 299 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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