Roosevelt Elementary School

  • Roosevelt Elementary School serves 528 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11% (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 17% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Roosevelt Elementary School's student population of 528 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 42% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students528 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Roosevelt Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Roosevelt Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Roosevelt Elementary School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. 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#2714 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
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)
17%
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 Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
74%
26%
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Black
20%
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
4%
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
2%
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 2016-17 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 Score0.410.67
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
99%
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 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChicago Heights SD 170 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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