Libby Elementary School

5300 S Loomis Blvd
Chicago, IL 60609
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Libby Elementary School serves 353 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Libby 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Libby Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Libby Elementary School's student population of 353 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 46% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students353 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Libby Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Libby Elementary School is 0.44, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2971 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
30%
26%
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Black
69%
17%
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White
n/a
48%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.440.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
28%
27%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Libby Elementary School is Richards Career Academy High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Fulton Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Fulton Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 337 students
    0.4 miles
    5300 S Hermitage Ave
    Chicago, IL 60609
    (773) 535-9000
    0.4 PK-8 337
  • Chicago Richards Career Academy High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 217 students
    0.4 miles
    5009 S Laflin St
    Chicago, IL 60609
    (773) 535-4945
    0.4 9-12 217
  • Chicago Sherman Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 255 students
    0.5 miles
    1000 W 52nd St
    Chicago, IL 60609
    (773) 535-1757
    0.5 PK-8 255
  • Chicago Cics - Basil Campus Charter School
    Math: 26% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 736 students
    0.6 miles
    1816 W Garfield Blvd
    Chicago, IL 60609
    (773) 778-9455
    0.6 K-8 736
  • Chicago Holmes Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 162 students
    0.6 miles
    955 W Garfield Blvd
    Chicago, IL 60621
    (773) 535-9025
    0.6 PK-8 162

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