Roosevelt Elementary School

  • Roosevelt Elementary School serves 333 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Roosevelt Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Roosevelt Elementary School's student population of 333 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students333 students
This chart display total students of Roosevelt Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Roosevelt Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Roosevelt Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Roosevelt Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Roosevelt Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Roosevelt Elementary School is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. 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#3064 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Roosevelt Elementary School 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)10-14%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Roosevelt Elementary School 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 Ratio20:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Roosevelt Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
13%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Roosevelt Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
86%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Roosevelt Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Roosevelt Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Roosevelt Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Roosevelt Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.250.32
This chart display the diversity score of Roosevelt Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Roosevelt Elementary School 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 Roosevelt 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMaywood-Melrose Park-Broadview 89 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Roosevelt Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Learn how various states regulate maximum class sizes.
Being a parent is never easy, but some children are more challenging than others. If you're concerned that your child's behavioral issues might be more than just temporary, consider whether an alternative school might be the next move.
All students deserve to have an equal chance at academic success but not every student learns in the same way. Alternative schools provide students with unique challenges or abilities an opportunity to succeed in a different educational setting. Keep reading to learn more about alternative schools and their impact on college admissions.