Mcnair Elementary School

4820 W Walton St
Chicago, IL 60651
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Mcnair Elementary School serves 395 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Mcnair 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 12% (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 9% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Mcnair Elementary School's student population of 395 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students395 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Mcnair 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 Mcnair Elementary School is 0.30, 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
#3245 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
16%
26%
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Black
82%
17%
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White
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48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.300.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
37%
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 Mcnair Elementary School is Yccs-westside Holistic Ldr Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Kipp Academy Chicago Campus (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Yccs-westside Holistic Ldr Academy Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 95 students
    0.3 miles
    4909 W Division St
    Chicago, IL 60651
    (773) 261-0994
    0.3 10-12 95
  • Chicago Kipp Academy Chicago Campus Charter School
    Math: 17% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 347 students
    0.4 miles
    4818 W Ohio St
    Chicago, IL 60644
    (773) 938-8553
    0.4 5-8 347
  • Chicago Nash Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 274 students
    0.4 miles
    4837 W Erie St
    Chicago, IL 60644
    (773) 534-6125
    0.4 PK-8 274
  • Chicago Hay Elementary Community Academy Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 380 students
    0.5 miles
    1018 N Laramie Ave
    Chicago, IL 60651
    (773) 534-6000
    0.5 PK-8 380
  • Chicago Howe Elementary School Math: 5% | Reading: 7%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 480 students
    0.7 miles
    720 N Lorel Ave
    Chicago, IL 60644
    (773) 534-6060
    0.7 PK-8 480

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