King Elementary School (Closed 2014)

740 South Campbell Ave
King Elementary School served 279 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 35-39% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 35-39% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students279 students
This chart display total students of King Elementary School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of King Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
35-39%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of King 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 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
35-39%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of King 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of King Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
Hispanic
18%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in King Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
77%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in King Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
n/a
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in King Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in King Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in King Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.380.68
This chart display the diversity score of King Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in King Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
37%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in King 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: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to King Elementary School is Clemente Community Academy High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Chopin Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Chopin Elementary School Math: 10% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 423 students
    0.1 miles
    2450 W Rice St
    Chicago, IL 60622
    (773) 534-4080
    0.1 PK-8 423
  • Chicago Acero Chtr - Esmera Santiago Cmps Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 283 students
    0.4 miles
    2510 W Cortez St
    Chicago, IL 60622
    (312) 455-5410
    0.4 K-8 283
  • Chicago Erie Elementary Charter School Charter School
    Math: 6% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 417 students
    0.4 miles
    1405 N Washtenaw Ave
    Chicago, IL 60622
    (773) 486-7161
    0.4 K-8 417
  • Chicago Mitchell Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 400 students
    0.4 miles
    2233 W Ohio St
    Chicago, IL 60612
    (773) 534-7655
    0.4 PK-8 400
  • Chicago Clemente Community Academy High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 753 students
    0.5 miles
    1147 N Western Ave
    Chicago, IL 60622
    (773) 534-4000
    0.5 9-12 753
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