Parker Elementary Community Academy

  • Parker Elementary Community Academy serves 549 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6% (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 11% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Parker Elementary Community Academy's student population of 549 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students549 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Parker Elementary Community Academy
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Parker Elementary Community Academy's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Parker Elementary Community Academy is 0.02, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#3303 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Parker 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Parker 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Hispanic
1%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Parker Elementary Community Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
99%
17%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Parker Elementary Community Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.020.68
This chart display the diversity score of Parker Elementary Community Academy and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Parker Elementary Community Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Parker 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 SD 299 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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