1415 E 70th St
Chicago, IL 60637
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
South Shore Fine Arts Elementary School serves 257 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
South Shore Fine Arts Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 9% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 17% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 257 students
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

South Shore Fine Arts Elementary School's student population of 257 students has declined by 42% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
257 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

South Shore Fine Arts Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of South Shore Fine Arts Elementary School is 0.08, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3173 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
3%
27%
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Black
96%
17%
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White
n/a
47%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
41%
27%
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 257 students
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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