Stowe Elementary School

3444 W Wabansia Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Stowe Elementary School serves 674 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Stowe 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 11% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Stowe Elementary School's student population of 674 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students674 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Stowe Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Stowe Elementary School is 0.17, 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
#3442 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
91%
26%
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Black
8%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Stowe Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score
0.170.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Stowe Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
42%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Stowe 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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Stowe Elementary School is Marine Leadership Academy - Ames (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lowell Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Lowell Elementary School Math: 10% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 447 students
    0.4 miles
    3320 W Hirsch St
    Chicago, IL 60651
    (773) 534-4300
    0.4 PK-8 447
  • Chicago Casals Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 442 students
    0.5 miles
    3501 W Potomac Ave
    Chicago, IL 60651
    (773) 534-4444
    0.5 PK-8 442
  • Chicago Funston Elementary School Math: 9% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 463 students
    0.5 miles
    2010 N Central Park
    Chicago, IL 60647
    (773) 534-4125
    0.5 PK-8 463
  • Chicago Marine Leadership Academy - Ames Math: 11% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 867 students
    0.5 miles
    1920 N Hamlin Ave
    Chicago, IL 60647
    (773) 534-4970
    0.5 7-12 867
  • Chicago Mcauliffe Elementary School Math: 7% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 729 students
    0.6 miles
    1841 N Springfield
    Chicago, IL 60647
    (773) 534-4400
    0.6 PK-8 729

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