Lowell-longfellow Elementary School (Closed 2018)

15636 Lexington Ave
Harvey, IL 60426
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Lowell-longfellow Elementary School served 170 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 6-9% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 10-14% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

School Overview

School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students170 students
This chart display total students of Lowell-longfellow Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Lowell-longfellow Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Lowell-longfellow Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Lowell-longfellow Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
6-9%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lowell-longfellow Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
10-14%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lowell-longfellow 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lowell-longfellow Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
12%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lowell-longfellow Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
85%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lowell-longfellow Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lowell-longfellow Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Lowell-longfellow Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lowell-longfellow Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.270.68
This chart display the diversity score of Lowell-longfellow Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lowell-longfellow Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lowell-longfellow Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarvey 152 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lowell-longfellow Elementary School is Thornton Township High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Barack H Obama Learning Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maya Angelou Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harvey Maya Angelou Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 294 students
    0.5 miles
    15748 Page Ave
    Harvey, IL 60426
    (708) 333-0740
    0.5 K-6 294
  • Harvey Whittier Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 257 students
    0.6 miles
    71 E 152nd St
    Harvey, IL 60426
    (708) 331-1130
    0.6 K-6 257
  • Harvey Holmes Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 339 students
    0.8 miles
    16000 Carse Ave
    Harvey, IL 60426
    (708) 333-0440
    0.8 K-6 339
  • Harvey Riley Preschool
    Grades: PK | 176 students
    0.8 miles
    16001 Lincoln Ave
    Harvey, IL 60426
    (708) 210-3960
    0.8 PK 176
  • Harvey Thornton Township High School Math: 8% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,738 student
    0.8 miles
    15001 Broadway Ave
    Harvey, IL 60426
    (708) 225-4150
    0.8 9-12 1,738
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