Owen Elementary Scholastic Academy

8247 S Christiana Ave
Chicago, IL 60652
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Owen Elementary Scholastic Academy serves 265 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Owen Elementary Scholastic Academy 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 14:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 265 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Owen Elementary Scholastic Academy's student population of 265 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
265 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Owen Elementary Scholastic Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Owen Elementary Scholastic Academy is 0.04, 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
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State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3141 out of 3663 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
32%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
1%
27%
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Black
98%
17%
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White
n/a
47%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
10%
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 Owen Elementary Scholastic Academy's ranking?
Owen Elementary Scholastic Academy is ranked #3141 out of 3,663 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
What schools are Owen Elementary Scholastic Academy often compared to?
Owen Elementary Scholastic Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Carroll Elementary School, Ashburn Community Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 10-14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
How many students attend Owen Elementary Scholastic Academy?
265 students attend Owen Elementary Scholastic Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
98% of Owen Elementary Scholastic Academy students are Black, 1% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Owen Elementary Scholastic Academy?
Owen Elementary Scholastic Academy has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Owen Elementary Scholastic Academy offer ?
Owen Elementary Scholastic Academy offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Owen Elementary Scholastic Academy part of?
Owen Elementary Scholastic Academy is part of City Of Chicago SD 299 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 265 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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