Jahn Elementary School

  • Jahn Elementary School serves 334 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Jahn Elementary School's student population of 334 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 38% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students334 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jahn Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jahn Elementary School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. 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#2541 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jahn 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jahn 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
60%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Jahn Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
13%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Jahn Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
22%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jahn Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Jahn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jahn Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.580.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
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 Jahn Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 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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