Ryerson Elementary School (Closed 2014)

646 North Lawndale Ave
Chicago, IL 60624
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Ryerson Elementary School served 390 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 41% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 27% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students390 students
This chart display total students of Ryerson Elementary School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Ryerson Elementary School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Ryerson Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
41%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ryerson 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 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
27%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ryerson 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Ryerson Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
2%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ryerson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
98%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ryerson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
n/a
48%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ryerson Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.040.68
This chart display the diversity score of Ryerson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ryerson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
31%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ryerson 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 NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ryerson Elementary School is Noble Street Chtr-rowe-clark Ms Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Ward L Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Noble Street Chtr-rowe-clark Ms Academy Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 461 students
    0.2 miles
    3645 W Chicago Ave
    Chicago, IL 60651
    (773) 242-2212
    0.2 9-12 461
  • Chicago Ward L Elementary School Math: 2% | Reading: 7%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 467 students
    0.3 miles
    646 N Lawndale Ave
    Chicago, IL 60624
    (773) 534-6440
    0.3 PK-8 467
  • Chicago Kipp One Academy Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 418 students
    0.4 miles
    730 N Pulaski Rd
    Chicago, IL 60624
    (773) 938-8578
    0.4 K-6 418
  • Chicago Orr Academy High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 276 students
    0.4 miles
    730 N Pulaski Rd
    Chicago, IL 60624
    (773) 534-6500
    0.4 9-12 276
  • Chicago Raby High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 381 students
    0.5 miles
    3545 W Fulton Blvd
    Chicago, IL 60624
    (773) 534-6755
    0.5 9-12 381
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