Washington G Elementary School

3611 E 114th St
Chicago, IL 60617
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 657 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Washington G Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 30%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 657 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : Bottom 50% in IL
  • : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 27% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Washington G Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Washington G Elementary School's student population of 657 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
657 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

Washington G Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,426 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Washington G Elementary School is 0.13, 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.
This School
State Level (IL)
#1867 out of 3426 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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(20-21)
14%
28%
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27%
30%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
93%
27%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
4%
47%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
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4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.13
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
2%
2%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Washington G Elementary School's ranking?
Washington G Elementary School is ranked #1867 out of 3,426 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
What schools are Washington G Elementary School often compared to?
Washington G Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Addams Elementary School, Clay Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 27% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 30% IL state average).
How many students attend Washington G Elementary School?
657 students attend Washington G Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
93% of Washington G Elementary School students are Hispanic, 4% of students are White, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Washington G Elementary School?
Washington G Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Washington G Elementary School offer ?
Washington G Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Washington G Elementary School part of?
Washington G Elementary School is part of City Of Chicago SD 299 School District.
In what neighborhood is Washington G Elementary School located?
Washington G Elementary School is located in the East Side neighborhood of Chicago, IL. There are 5 other public schools located in East Side.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 657 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 27% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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