650 E 85th St
Chicago, IL 60619
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Pirie Elementary Fine Arts & Academic C serves 263 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Pirie Elementary Fine Arts & Academic C 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

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Pirie Elementary Fine Arts & Academic C ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Pirie Elementary Fine Arts & Academic C's student population of 263 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
263 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

Pirie Elementary Fine Arts & Academic C is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Pirie Elementary Fine Arts & Academic C 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2988 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
98%
17%
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White
n/a
48%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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
94%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
40%
27%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 263 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.04 (Btm 50%)

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