Nkrumah Academy Elementary School (Closed 2012)

  • Nkrumah Academy Elementary School served 150 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was ≥80% (which was equal to the Illinois state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was ≥80% (which was higher than the Illinois state average of 75%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students150 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Nkrumah Academy Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)≥80%
80%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)≥80%
75%
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Nkrumah Academy Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
100%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Nkrumah Academy Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Nkrumah Academy Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Scoren/a0.32
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Nkrumah Academy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nkrumah Academy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity of Chicago SD 299 School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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