Kohn Elementary School (Closed 2014)

10414 South State St
Chicago, IL 60628
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Serving 384 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Kohn Elementary 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 was 33% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 24% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was equal to the Illinois state level of 14:1.

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
384 students
This chart display total students of Kohn Elementary School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Kohn Elementary School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Kohn Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

This School
State Level (IL)
(12-13)
33%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kohn 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.
(12-13)
24%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kohn 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 Ratio
14:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Kohn 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
n/a
5%
Hispanic
n/a
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kohn Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
99%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kohn 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
47%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kohn Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
0.02
This chart display the diversity score of Kohn 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
97%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kohn 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)
32%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kohn 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.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
33% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 58% IL state average), while 24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 58% IL state average).
How many students attend Kohn Elementary School?
384 students attend Kohn Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
99% of Kohn Elementary School students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Kohn Elementary School?
Kohn Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Kohn Elementary School offer ?
Kohn Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Kohn Elementary School part of?
Kohn Elementary School is part of City Of Chicago School District 299.

Recent Articles

Banishing the Phone-based Childhood
Banishing the Phone-based Childhood
The article advocates for a dramatic cultural shift - delaying kids' smartphone ownership until high school and social media access until 16, promoting more free play, and fostering a healthier, screen-free childhood through collective action.
Spanking in Public Schools: The Ongoing Debate
Spanking in Public Schools: The Ongoing Debate
Indeed, there are still school districts today in America that allow teachers to spank students. Learn about the current spanking situation in schools and why the debate continues to heat up.
Understanding ADHD in Children: Signs, Diagnosis, and Support Strategies
April 12, 2024
Understanding ADHD in Children: Signs, Diagnosis, and Support Strategies
This comprehensive article explores the complex nature of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children, providing insights into its symptoms, diagnosis process, and effective support strategies. From recognizing early signs to navigating the diagnostic journey, parents will gain valuable knowledge to help their child thrive. Expert insights, real-life examples, and practical tips empower readers to create a supportive environment that meets the unique needs of children with ADHD.