Owens Elementary Community Academy (Closed 2014)

12450 South State St
Chicago, IL 60628
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Owens Elementary Community Academy served 325 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 20-24% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 20-24% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students325 students
This chart display total students of Owens Elementary Community Academy by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Owens Elementary Community Academy by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Owens Elementary Community Academy by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
20-24%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Owens Elementary Community Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
20-24%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Owens Elementary Community Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Owens Elementary Community Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
1%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Owens Elementary Community Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
99%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Owens Elementary Community Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
n/a
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Owens Elementary Community Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Owens Elementary Community Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.020.68
This chart display the diversity score of Owens Elementary Community Academy and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Owens Elementary Community Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
41%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Owens Elementary Community Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Owens Elementary Community Academy is Fenger Academy High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Owens Community Academy Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Owens Community Academy Elementary School Math: 6% | Reading: 9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 397 students
    0.2 miles
    12302 S State St
    Chicago, IL 60628
    (773) 535-5475
    0.2 PK-8 397
  • Chicago Metcalfe Elementary Community Academy Math: 3% | Reading: 7%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 377 students
    0.6 miles
    12339 S Normal Ave
    Chicago, IL 60628
    (773) 535-5590
    0.6 PK-8 377
  • Chicago Brown R Elementary Community Academy Math: 6-9% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 311 students
    0.9 miles
    12607 S Union Ave
    Chicago, IL 60628
    (773) 535-5385
    0.9 PK-8 311
  • Riverdale Aldridge Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 200 students
    1.1 miles
    630 E 131st St
    Riverdale, IL 60827
    (773) 535-5614
    1.1 PK-8 200
  • Riverdale Dubois Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 234 students
    1.1 miles
    330 E 133rd St
    Riverdale, IL 60827
    (773) 535-5582
    1.1 PK-8 234
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