Kinzie Elementary School

  • Kinzie Elementary School serves 675 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Kinzie Elementary School's student population of 675 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students675 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kinzie Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kinzie Elementary School is 0.44, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. 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#865 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kinzie 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 Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
71%
26%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
25%
49%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kinzie Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.440.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
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 Kinzie 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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