Sexton Elementary School (Closed 2014)

6020 South Langley Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Sexton Elementary School served 350 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 23% (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 25% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students350 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Sexton Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
23%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
25%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sexton 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 Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
99%
17%
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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 Sexton Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.020.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
27%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sexton 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 Sexton Elementary School is Excel Academy - Woodlawn High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Fiske Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Fiske Elementary School Math: 2% | Reading: 5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 461 students
    0.3 miles
    6020 S Langley Ave
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773) 535-0990
    0.3 PK-8 461
  • Chicago Excel Academy - Woodlawn High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 145 students
    0.4 miles
    7530 S South Shore
    Chicago, IL 60649
    (773) 902-7800
    0.4 6-12 145
  • Chicago Dulles Elementary School Math: 3% | Reading: 6%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 655 students
    0.6 miles
    6311 S Calumet Ave
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773) 535-0690
    0.6 PK-8 655
  • Chicago Cics - Washington Pk Campus Charter School
    Math: 22% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 458 students
    0.7 miles
    110 E 61st St
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773) 347-0200
    0.7 K-8 458
  • Chicago Till Elementary Math & Science Academy Magnet School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 334 students
    0.7 miles
    6543 S Champlain Ave
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773) 535-0570
    0.7 PK-8 334
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