Sexton Elementary School (Closed 2015)

  • Sexton Elementary School served 350 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 51%.
  • Sexton Elementary School operated within the City Of Chicago 299 School District.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 350 students
Sexton Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Sexton Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Sexton Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Sexton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Sexton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
1%
25%
Sexton Elementary School Black Students (2004-2015)
Black
99%
17%
Sexton Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Sexton Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.02 0.31
Sexton Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
88%
n/a
Sexton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Sexton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

School District Name City Of Chicago 299 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
586
3
Number of Students Managed 390,653 753
City Of Chicago 299 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $5,389 MM $11 MM
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $5,745 MM $11 MM
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $13,609 $15,061
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $14,509 $15,092
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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