Mitchell Elementary School

2233 W Ohio St
Chicago, IL 60612
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Mitchell Elementary School serves 379 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Mitchell Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 379 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 57%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Mitchell Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Mitchell Elementary School's student population of 379 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
379 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Mitchell Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,663 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Mitchell Elementary School is 0.64, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#640 out of 3663 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
32%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
41%
27%
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Black
11%
17%
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White
43%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
11%
3%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mitchell Elementary School's ranking?
Mitchell Elementary School is ranked #640 out of 3,663 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois.
What schools are Mitchell Elementary School often compared to?
Mitchell Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Suder Montessori Elementary Magnet School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
How many students attend Mitchell Elementary School?
379 students attend Mitchell Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
43% of Mitchell Elementary School students are White, 41% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mitchell Elementary School?
Mitchell Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Mitchell Elementary School offer ?
Mitchell Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Mitchell Elementary School part of?
Mitchell Elementary School is part of City Of Chicago SD 299 School District.

School Calendar

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Date
No School - Spring Break
March 23, 2024 (Saturday)
Last Day of School!
June 06, 2024 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 379 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 57%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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