Talman Elementary School

  • Talman Elementary School serves 436 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (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 32% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Talman Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Talman Elementary School's student population of 436 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students436 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Talman Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Talman Elementary School is 0.04, 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#1795 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Talman 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
Hispanic
98%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Talman Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
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48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Talman Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Talman Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.040.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Talman 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 (12-13)
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Talman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 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

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