Jordan Elementary Community School

7414 N Wolcott Ave
Chicago, IL 60626
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 482 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Jordan Elementary Community 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 10-14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 7% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 30%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 482 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • : Bottom 50% in IL
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Jordan Elementary Community School's student population of 482 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
482 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

Jordan Elementary Community 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 Jordan Elementary Community School is 0.60, 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)
#2789 out of 3426 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Jordan Elementary Community School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
(20-21)
10-14%
28%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jordan Elementary Community 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.
7%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jordan Elementary Community 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.
15-19%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
55%
27%
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Black
31%
17%
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White
5%
47%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Illinois.
0.60
This chart display the diversity score of Jordan Elementary Community 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 display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jordan Elementary Community 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 (11-12)
42%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jordan Elementary Community 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.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Jordan Elementary Community School's ranking?
Jordan Elementary Community School is ranked #2789 out of 3,426 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
What schools are Jordan Elementary Community School often compared to?
Jordan Elementary Community Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Gale Elementary Community Academy, Kilmer Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 7% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 30% IL state average).
How many students attend Jordan Elementary Community School?
482 students attend Jordan Elementary Community School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
55% of Jordan Elementary Community School students are Hispanic, 31% of students are Black, 5% of students are White, 4% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Jordan Elementary Community School?
Jordan Elementary Community School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Jordan Elementary Community School offer ?
Jordan Elementary Community School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Jordan Elementary Community School part of?
Jordan Elementary Community School is part of City Of Chicago SD 299 School District.
In what neighborhood is Jordan Elementary Community School located?
Jordan Elementary Community School is located in the Rogers Park neighborhood of Chicago, IL. There are 6 other public schools located in Rogers Park.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 482 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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