White Elementary Career Academy

1136 W 122nd St
Chicago, IL 60643
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
White Elementary Career Academy serves 162 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
White Elementary Career Academy 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 6-9% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

White Elementary Career Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

White Elementary Career Academy's student population of 162 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students162 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

White Elementary Career Academy 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 White Elementary Career Academy is 0.02, 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
#3298 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
99%
17%
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White
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48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score
0.020.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
45%
27%
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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 White Elementary Career Academy is Chicago Excel Academy High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Colemon J Elementary Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Burr Oak Academy (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Riverdale Burr Oak Academy
    Grades: PK-2 | 361 students
    0.5 miles
    1441 W 124th St
    Riverdale, IL 60827
    (708) 824-3090
    0.5 PK-2 361
  • Riverdale Burr Oak Elementary School Math: 11% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 329 students
    0.5 miles
    1440 W 125th St
    Riverdale, IL 60827
    (708) 388-8010
    0.5 3-5 329
  • Chicago Colemon J Elementary Academy Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 252 students
    0.5 miles
    1441 W 119th St
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773) 535-3975
    0.5 PK-8 252
  • Chicago Higgins Elementary Community Academy Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 270 students
    0.6 miles
    11710 S Morgan St
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773) 535-5625
    0.6 PK-8 270
  • Chicago Brown R Elementary Community Academy Math: 6-9% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 311 students
    0.7 miles
    12607 S Union Ave
    Chicago, IL 60628
    (773) 535-5385
    0.7 PK-8 311

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