Paderewski Elementary Learning Academy (Closed 2014)

2221 South Lawndale Ave
Chicago, IL 60623
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Paderewski Elementary Learning Academy served 171 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 15-19% (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 15-19% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students171 students
This chart display total students of Paderewski Elementary Learning Academy by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Paderewski Elementary Learning Academy by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Paderewski Elementary Learning Academy by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
15-19%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Paderewski Elementary Learning 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)
15-19%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Paderewski Elementary Learning 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 Ratio17:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Paderewski Elementary Learning 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
19%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Paderewski Elementary Learning Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
80%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Paderewski Elementary Learning Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
1%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Paderewski Elementary Learning Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 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 Paderewski Elementary Learning Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.330.68
This chart display the diversity score of Paderewski Elementary Learning Academy and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Paderewski Elementary Learning 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)
26%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Paderewski Elementary Learning 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 Paderewski Elementary Learning Academy is Farragut Career Academy High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Crown Elementary Community Acd Fine Arts Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cardenas Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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