Skinner North Elementary School

640 W Scott St
Chicago, IL 60610
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Skinner North Elementary School serves 494 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Skinner North Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 95% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 95% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Skinner North Elementary School's student population of 494 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students494 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Skinner North Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Skinner North Elementary School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2 out of 3672 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
32%
5%
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Hispanic
11%
26%
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Black
12%
17%
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White
39%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.720.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
7%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Skinner North Elementary School is Cics - Quest North Campus (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Jenner Elementary Academy Of The Arts (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Cics - Quest North Campus Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 258 students
    0.1 miles
    1443 N Ogden Ave
    Chicago, IL 60610
    (312) 651-5001
    0.1 9-12 258
  • Chicago Noble Street Chtr-the Noble Academy Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 489 students
    0.1 miles
    1443 N Ogden Ave
    Chicago, IL 60610
    (773) 278-6895
    0.1 9-12 489
  • Chicago Jenner Elementary Academy Of The Arts Magnet School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 245 students
    0.3 miles
    1119 N Cleveland Ave
    Chicago, IL 60610
    (773) 534-8440
    0.3 PK-8 245
  • Chicago Manierre Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 344 students
    0.3 miles
    1420 N Hudson Ave
    Chicago, IL 60610
    (773) 534-8456
    0.3 PK-8 344
  • Chicago Franklin Elementary Fine Arts Center Magnet School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 373 students
    0.5 miles
    225 W Evergreen Ave
    Chicago, IL 60610
    (773) 534-8510
    0.5 K-8 373

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