Locke A Elementary Charter Academy

  • Locke A Elementary Charter Academy serves 499 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is equal to the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Locke A Elementary Charter Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.

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School Overview

  • Locke A Elementary Charter Academy's student population of 499 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students499 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Locke A Elementary Charter Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The diversity score of Locke A Elementary Charter Academy is 0.00, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1364 out of 3679 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
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Hispanic
n/a
26%
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Black
100%
17%
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White
n/a
48%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.000.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
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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

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  4.25 out of 5  (4 reviews)
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this is a very good schoool i highly reccomend it
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I recently graduated from Alain LOcke Charter Academy in 2009. Alain Locke have really been a blessing and because of Alain Locke I am now an A student in highschool. I have really successful in highschool and i give Alain Locke all the creadit and a big thanks! Alain LOcke have set standards and given me great opportunities.That's why I am the great studious person now. Thank you ALin LOcke!
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I FEEL THAT THIS SCHOOL , HAS GREAT ACADEMIC PROGRAMS AND THE LEVEL OF PARENT INVOLVEMENT IS OUTSTANDING. I HAVE BEEN TO MANY STANDING ROOM ONLY ASSEMBLY PROGRAMS.
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It is the best school i have ever been to and i am a student that goes there.
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