Karel Havlicek Elementary School

  • Karel Havlicek Elementary School serves 583 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 17% (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 29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Karel Havlicek Elementary School's student population of 583 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students583 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Karel Havlicek Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Karel Havlicek Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Karel Havlicek Elementary School is 0.22, 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#2300 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Karel Havlicek 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)
29%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Karel Havlicek 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 Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Karel Havlicek Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
88%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Karel Havlicek Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
9%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Karel Havlicek Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
2%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Karel Havlicek Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students 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 Karel Havlicek Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.220.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Karel Havlicek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Karel Havlicek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBerwyn North SD 98 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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