Joplin Elementary School

7931 S Honore St
Chicago, IL 60620
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Joplin Elementary School serves 409 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Joplin 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 15% (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 15% (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

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

School Overview

Joplin Elementary School's student population of 409 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students409 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Joplin 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 Joplin 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2971 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
98%
17%
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White
n/a
48%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.040.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
46%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Joplin 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 Joplin Elementary School is Cics - Ralph Ellison Campus (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Barton Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Cics - Ralph Ellison Campus Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 415 students
    0.1 miles
    1817 W 80th St
    Chicago, IL 60620
    (773) 478-4434
    0.1 9-12 415
  • Chicago Goode Stem Academy High School Math: 14% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 903 students
    0.3 miles
    7651 S Homan Ave
    Chicago, IL 60652
    (773) 535-7875
    0.3 9-12 903
  • Chicago Barton Elementary School Math: 6% | Reading: 10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 383 students
    0.4 miles
    7650 S Wolcott Ave
    Chicago, IL 60620
    (773) 535-3260
    0.4 PK-8 383
  • Chicago Learn Chtr - Hunter Perkins Camp Charter School
    Math: 18% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 502 students
    0.5 miles
    1700 W 83rd St
    Chicago, IL 60620
    (773) 488-1634
    0.5 K-8 502
  • Chicago Cook Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 381 students
    0.6 miles
    8150 S Bishop St
    Chicago, IL 60620
    (773) 535-3315
    0.6 PK-8 381

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