Mccutcheon Elementary School

  • Mccutcheon Elementary School serves 454 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Mccutcheon Elementary School operates within the City Of Chicago 299 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 454 students has grown by 26% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 80% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-8
Total Students454 students
Mccutcheon Elementary School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender %Mccutcheon Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Mccutcheon Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeMccutcheon Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
Mccutcheon Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
19%
5%
Mccutcheon Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
30%
25%
Mccutcheon Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
45%
17%
Mccutcheon Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
4%
49%
Mccutcheon Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Mccutcheon Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsMccutcheon Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.680.67
Mccutcheon Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
98%
52%
Mccutcheon Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
2%
Mccutcheon Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

  • City Of Chicago 299 School District's student population of 390,653 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,889 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,546 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
586
3
Number of Students Managed390,653753
City Of Chicago 299 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$5,104 MM$11 MM
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$5,363 MM$11 MM
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,889$11,118
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,546$11,218
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  9/6/2013
I went to school at john t. in the 60's and I really loved the school my teachers name was miss thinger there were portable buildings on the back side, I think of it often one of my greatest memories.
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