Stockton Elementary School (Closed 2014)

4420 North Beacon St
Chicago, IL 60640
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Stockton Elementary School served 457 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 50% (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 43% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 92% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
50%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Stockton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
43%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Stockton 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 Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
32%
26%
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Black
53%
17%
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White
8%
48%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Stockton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
41%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Stockton 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.
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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