Langford A Elementary School

6010 S Throop St
Chicago, IL 60636
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 191 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Langford A 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 is ≤5% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 14:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 191 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • : Bottom 50% in IL
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Langford A Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Langford A Elementary School's student population of 191 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
191 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Langford A Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,663 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Langford A Elementary School is 0.15, 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)
#3321 out of 3663 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≤5%
28%
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6-9%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Langford A 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
8%
27%
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Black
92%
17%
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White
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47%
Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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4%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.15
This chart display the diversity score of Langford A Elementary 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 Langford A Elementary 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)
32%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Langford A 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 is Langford A Elementary School's ranking?
Langford A Elementary School is ranked #3321 out of 3,663 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 6-9% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
How many students attend Langford A Elementary School?
191 students attend Langford A Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
92% of Langford A Elementary School students are Black, and 8% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Langford A Elementary School?
Langford A Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Langford A Elementary School offer ?
Langford A Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Langford A Elementary School part of?
Langford A Elementary School is part of City Of Chicago SD 299 School District.
In what neighborhood is Langford A Elementary School located?
Langford A Elementary School is located in the West Englewood neighborhood of Chicago, IL. There are 10 other public schools located in West Englewood.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 191 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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