Thorp O A Elementary Scholastic Academy

6024 W Warwick Ave
Chicago, IL 60634
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Thorp O A Elementary Scholastic Academy serves 761 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Thorp O A Elementary Scholastic Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 761 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Thorp O A Elementary Scholastic Academy's student population of 761 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
761 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
54 teachers
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School Rankings

Thorp O A Elementary Scholastic Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,663 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Thorp O A Elementary Scholastic Academy is 0.60, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1123 out of 3663 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
32%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
55%
27%
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Black
7%
17%
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White
31%
47%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
11%
3%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Thorp O A Elementary Scholastic Academy's ranking?
Thorp O A Elementary Scholastic Academy is ranked #1123 out of 3,663 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Illinois.
What schools are Thorp O A Elementary Scholastic Academy often compared to?
Thorp O A Elementary Scholastic Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Smyser Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 36% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
How many students attend Thorp O A Elementary Scholastic Academy?
761 students attend Thorp O A Elementary Scholastic Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
55% of Thorp O A Elementary Scholastic Academy students are Hispanic, 31% of students are White, 7% of students are Black, 3% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Thorp O A Elementary Scholastic Academy?
Thorp O A Elementary Scholastic Academy has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Thorp O A Elementary Scholastic Academy offer ?
Thorp O A Elementary Scholastic Academy offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Thorp O A Elementary Scholastic Academy part of?
Thorp O A Elementary Scholastic Academy is part of City Of Chicago SD 299 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 761 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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