Legacy Elementary Charter School

3318 W Ogden Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Legacy Elementary Charter School serves 455 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Legacy Elementary Charter 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 3% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 8% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 455 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 3% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Legacy Elementary Charter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Legacy Elementary Charter School's student population of 455 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
455 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)
3 teachers
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School Rankings

Legacy Elementary Charter School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,663 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Legacy Elementary Charter School is 0.08, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3602 out of 3663 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
3%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
32%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
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14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
3%
27%
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Black
96%
17%
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White
1%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
3%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Legacy Elementary Charter School's ranking?
Legacy Elementary Charter School is ranked #3602 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?
3% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 8% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
How many students attend Legacy Elementary Charter School?
455 students attend Legacy Elementary Charter School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
96% of Legacy Elementary Charter School students are Black, 3% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are White.
What grades does Legacy Elementary Charter School offer ?
Legacy Elementary Charter School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Legacy Elementary Charter School part of?
Legacy Elementary Charter School is part of City Of Chicago SD 299 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 455 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 3% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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