Price Lit & Writing Elementary School (Closed 2013)

4351 South Drexel Blvd
Chicago, IL 60653
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Price Lit & Writing Elementary School served 111 students in grades 4-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 55-59% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 80%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 55-59% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 75%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 4-8
Total Students
111 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
55-59%
80%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
55-59%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
95%
17%
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White
n/a
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
33%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Price Lit & Writing Elementary School 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.
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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