Mount Greenwood Elementary School

10841 S Homan Ave
Chicago, IL 60655
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Mount Greenwood Elementary School serves 1,124 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Mount Greenwood Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Mount Greenwood Elementary School's student population of 1,124 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students1,124 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

Mount Greenwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Mount Greenwood Elementary School is 0.28, 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
#207 out of 3672 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
13%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
84%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.280.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
3%
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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 Mount Greenwood Elementary School is Chicago High School For Agricult Sciences (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 1-8 | 242 students
    0.5 miles
    3020 W 108th St
    Chicago, IL 60655
    (773) 535-2636
    0.5 1-8 242
  • Chicago Cassell Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 411 students
    0.7 miles
    11314 S Spaulding Av
    Chicago, IL 60655
    (773) 535-2640
    0.7 K-8 411
  • Chicago Chicago High School For Agricult Sciences Magnet School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 718 students
    0.7 miles
    3857 W 111th St
    Chicago, IL 60655
    (773) 535-2500
    0.7 9-12 718
  • Oak Lawn Lawn Manor School
    Grades: PK-2 | 240 students
    1.1 miles
    4300 W 108th Pl
    Oak Lawn, IL 60453
    (708) 423-3078
    1.1 PK-2 240
  • Evergreen Park Evergreen Park High School Math: 32% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 824 students
    1.2 miles
    9901 S Kedzie Ave
    Evergreen Park, IL 60805
    (708) 424-7400
    1.2 9-12 824

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