Neil Elementary School

  • Neil Elementary School serves 262 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 4% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Neil 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Neil Elementary School's student population of 262 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students262 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Neil Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Neil Elementary School is 0.00, 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 School Rank (16-17)#3611 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
n/a
26%
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Black
100%
17%
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White
n/a
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Neil Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Neil Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.000.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Neil Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
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

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