Solomon Elementary School

6206 N Hamlin Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Solomon Elementary School serves 348 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Solomon Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Solomon Elementary School's student population of 348 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Solomon Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Solomon Elementary School is 0.67, which is less 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
#459 out of 3672 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
38%
5%
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Hispanic
14%
26%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
41%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.670.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
10%
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 Solomon Elementary School is Cics - Northtown Campus (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lincoln Hall Middle School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Cics - Northtown Campus Charter School
    Math: 20% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 917 students
    0.3 miles
    3900 W Peterson Ave
    Chicago, IL 60659
    (773) 478-3655
    0.3 9-12 917
  • Lincolnwood Lincoln Hall Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 414 students
    0.8 miles
    6855 N Crawford Ave
    Lincolnwood, IL 60712
    (847) 675-8240
    0.8 6-8 414
  • Chicago Northside Learning Center Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 228 students
    0.8 miles
    3730 W Bryn Mawr Ave
    Chicago, IL 60659
    (773) 534-5180
    0.8 9-12 228
  • Lincolnwood Rutledge Hall Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 3-5 | 401 students
    0.8 miles
    6850 N East Prairie
    Lincolnwood, IL 60712
    (847) 675-8236
    0.8 3-5 401
  • Chicago Peterson Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 891 students
    1.0 miles
    5510 N Christiana Av
    Chicago, IL 60625
    (773) 534-5070
    1 PK-8 891

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