Lathrop Elementary School (Closed 2013)

1440 South Christiana Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Lathrop Elementary School served 79 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 60-64% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 80%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 50-54% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 75%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Lathrop Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students79 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (11-12)#3190 out of 3689 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
80%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
99%
17%
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White
n/a
48%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lathrop Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.020.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
32%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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