Brown W Elementary School

Public PK, KG-8

 54 N Hermitage Ave
       Chicago, IL  60612-2631


 (773) 534-7250

District: City of Chicago School District 299

SchoolDigger Rank:
1982nd of 2,100 Illinois Elementary Schools


Student/teacher ratio:  12.7
Number of students:  253

Immunizations:

Measles:
98.7%
Polio:
99.1%
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Racial breakdown:

African American:
90.9%
Hispanic:
5.9%
White:
1.6%
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Free/discounted lunch recipients:  96.8%

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We updated the 2018-19 rankings and test scores for this school on Wednesday, October 30, 2019.


Performance Trends
Compare Details In 2019, Brown W Elementary School ranked worse than 94.4% of elementary schools in Illinois. It also ranked 391st among 451 ranked elementary schools in the City of Chicago School District 299. (See more...)
Compare Details In 2019 the calculated Average Standard Score was 11.63. (See more...)
Compare Details In 2019, Brown W Elementary School ranked worse than 88.3% of middle schools in Illinois. (See more...)
Compare Details In 2019 the calculated Average Standard Score was 14.79. (See more...)
Student Body
Compare Details Racial makeup is: African American (90.9%), Hispanic (5.9%), White (1.6%). (See more...)
Compare Details 96.8% of students are receiving a free or discounted lunch. (See more...)
Teachers
Compare Details The student/teacher ratio at Brown W Elementary School is 12.7, which is the 13th best among 451 elementary schools in the City of Chicago School District 299. (See more...)
Compare Brown W Elementary School employs 19.8 full-time teachers.
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Schooldigger 2019 Rankings:

Brown W Elementary School:

SchoolDigger ranks Brown W Elementary School 1982nd of 2100 Illinois public elementary schools. (See Brown W Elementary School in the ranking list.)
SchoolDigger ranks Brown W Elementary School 1218th of 1380 Illinois public middle schools. (See Brown W Elementary School in the ranking list.)

City of Chicago School District 299:

SchoolDigger ranks City of Chicago School District 299 692nd of 813 Illinois school districts. (See district ranking list.)


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Rank History for Brown W Elementary School

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked Elementary Schools IL State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2003 7.76 1824th 2020 9.7%
2004 3.99 1926th 2030 5.1%
2005 2.91 1925th 2022 4.8%
2006 6.67 1949th 2086 6.6%
2007 3.78 2014th 2095 3.9%
2008 11.88 1894th 2092 9.5%
2009 6.58 2011th 2120 5.1%
2010 14.49 1908th 2139 10.8%
2011 12.23 1959th 2147 8.8%
2012 12.45 1991st 2166 8.1%
2013 19.54 1809th 2167 16.5%
2014 9.06 1979th 2093 5.4%
2015 13.84 1882nd 2052 8.3%
2016 20.98 1683rd 2079 19.0%
2017 9.41 2009th 2064 2.7%
2018 10.48 1963rd 2045 4.0%
2019 11.63 1982nd 2100 5.6%

Data source: test scores: Illinois State Board of Education, rankings: SchoolDigger.com

Rank History for Brown W Elementary School

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked Middle Schools IL State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2003 4.16 1150th 1185 3.0%
2004 12.37 1034th 1204 14.1%
2005 21.02 963rd 1209 20.3%
2006 28.15 993rd 1272 21.9%
2007 20.16 1070th 1287 16.9%
2008 14.42 1127th 1293 12.8%
2009 17.60 1120th 1318 15.0%
2010 17.31 1148th 1327 13.5%
2011 29.53 1063rd 1344 20.9%
2012 17.02 1201st 1365 12.0%
2013 16.42 1198th 1367 12.4%
2014 7.46 1266th 1322 4.2%
2015 10.92 1242nd 1302 4.6%
2016 15.57 1180th 1322 10.7%
2017 20.58 1047th 1304 19.7%
2018 15.31 1121st 1285 12.8%
2019 14.79 1218th 1380 11.7%

Data source: test scores: Illinois State Board of Education, rankings: SchoolDigger.com

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Data source: Illinois State Board of Education

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by a citizen
Friday, April 20, 2012

Open Quote I have enjoyed my time working with Brown. The school overall appears to have a vision of developing the whole child. Children are assessed on a regular basis and that information is used to decide their next step. The teachers are always friendly and willing to speak with parents. There are many opportunities for families to participate in the school through volunteering, attending extracurricular activities, and supporting the students through fundraisers. There are also many volunteer agencies that work with the school and children. One agency has a before school store that allows the children to come to school and pick up all their school supplies for the coming year (backpack, uniform, shoes, notebooks). Brown appears to be a model school in their mission to help and educate children. Close Quote



Enrollment information for Brown W Elementary School

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Year White African American Asian Hispanic American Indian Pacific Islander Two or More Races Not Specified Total
1989 4 525 n/a 4 n/a n/a n/a 2 533
1990 5 451 n/a 6 1 n/a n/a 1 463
1991 5 504 0 11 0 n/a n/a 0 520
1992 7 535 0 11 0 n/a n/a 0 553
1993 8 577 2 13 0 n/a n/a 0 600
1994 4 540 0 11 0 n/a n/a 0 555
1995 2 509 0 10 0 n/a n/a 0 521
1996 2 509 0 10 0 n/a n/a 0 521
1997 2 510 0 3 0 n/a n/a 0 515
1998 0 488 0 7 0 n/a n/a 0 495
1999 0 421 0 4 0 n/a n/a 0 425
2000 0 396 1 5 0 n/a n/a 0 402
2001 0 379 1 6 0 n/a n/a 0 386
2002 0 333 2 4 0 n/a n/a 0 339
2003 0 333 2 4 0 n/a n/a 0 339
2004 0 292 1 7 0 n/a n/a 0 300
2005 1 288 3 11 0 n/a n/a 0 303
2006 2 276 1 11 0 n/a n/a 0 290
2007 0 243 2 9 3 n/a n/a 0 257
2008 3 223 1 10 2 n/a n/a 1 240
2009 3 234 1 2 0 n/a n/a 0 240
2010 1 196 0 5 0 n/a n/a 1 203
2011 3 203 0 6 0 2 0 0 214
2012 3 201 0 8 0 1 1 0 214
2013 1 189 0 7 2 1 0 0 200
2014 0 217 1 5 2 0 0 0 225
2015 1 229 2 10 1 0 0 0 243
2016 2 248 1 10 1 1 5 0 268
2017 5 259 n/a 16 1 1 2 0 284
2018 4 230 1 15 n/a 2 1 0 253

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Enrollment/Ethnicity
For more information about how the Department of Education defines ethnicity, see Defining Race and Ethnicity Data, National Center for Education Statistics

Students eligible for free or discounted lunch at Brown W Elementary School

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Year # Students Full-time Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1989 533 33.0 16.1 n/a
1990 463 35.0 13.2 n/a
1991 520 38.0 13.6 n/a
1992 553 42.0 13.1 n/a
1993 600 41.0 14.6 n/a
1994 555 39.0 14.2 n/a
1995 521 40.0 13.0 n/a
1996 521 40.0 13.0 n/a
1997 515 35.0 14.7 n/a
1998 495 30.0 16.5 n/a
1999 425 29.0 14.7 n/a
2000 402 24.0 16.8 n/a
2001 386 24.0 16.1 n/a
2002 339 20.0 17.0 90.0
2003 339 20.0 17.0 90.0
2004 300 19.4 15.5 97.0
2005 303 23.6 12.8 99.0
2006 290 25.6 11.3 77.2
2007 257 15.0 17.1 84.8
2008 240 15.0 16.0 99.2
2009 240 18.0 13.3 98.8
2010 203 21.0 9.6 99.0
2011 214 18.0 11.8 98.6
2012 214 17.0 12.5 98.6
2013 200 17.6 11.3 98.0
2014 225 18.5 12.1 97.8
2015 243 17.0 14.2 98.8
2016 268 20.0 13.4 95.9
2017 284 13.6 20.8 98.6
2018 253 19.8 12.7 96.8

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Students eligible for discounted/free lunch
For information about the National School Lunch Program, see the USDA Website

Student/Teacher Ratio Brown W Elementary School

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Year # Students Full-time Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1989 533 33.0 16.1 n/a
1990 463 35.0 13.2 n/a
1991 520 38.0 13.6 n/a
1992 553 42.0 13.1 n/a
1993 600 41.0 14.6 n/a
1994 555 39.0 14.2 n/a
1995 521 40.0 13.0 n/a
1996 521 40.0 13.0 n/a
1997 515 35.0 14.7 n/a
1998 495 30.0 16.5 n/a
1999 425 29.0 14.7 n/a
2000 402 24.0 16.8 n/a
2001 386 24.0 16.1 n/a
2002 339 20.0 17.0 90.0
2003 339 20.0 17.0 90.0
2004 300 19.4 15.5 97.0
2005 303 23.6 12.8 99.0
2006 290 25.6 11.3 77.2
2007 257 15.0 17.1 84.8
2008 240 15.0 16.0 99.2
2009 240 18.0 13.3 98.8
2010 203 21.0 9.6 99.0
2011 214 18.0 11.8 98.6
2012 214 17.0 12.5 98.6
2013 200 17.6 11.3 98.0
2014 225 18.5 12.1 97.8
2015 243 17.0 14.2 98.8
2016 268 20.0 13.4 95.9
2017 284 13.6 20.8 98.6
2018 253 19.8 12.7 96.8

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Student-Teacher Ratio
Student/teacher ratio is calculated by dividing the total number of students by the total number of full-time equivalent teachers. Please note that a smaller student/teacher ratio does not necessarily translate to smaller class size. In some instances, schools hire teachers part time, and some teachers are hired for specialized instruction with very small class sizes. These and other factors contribute to the student/teacher ratio. Note: For private schools, Student/teacher ratio may not include Pre-Kindergarten.

Immunization Rates

Brown W Elementary School

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YearPolioMeaslesMumpsRubellaHepatitis BVaricellaDTPPneumococcal Meningococcal
201596.8%96.0%96.0%95.6%44.1%98.0%96.0%13.4%
201698.2%98.6%98.6%98.6%41.8%98.9%67.3%12.4%10.2%
201795.9%95.9%95.9%95.9%41.4%95.5%96.2%10.3%16.6%
201898.8%98.8%98.8%98.8%50.2%98.4%98.8%14.3%29.9%
201999.1%98.7%98.7%98.7%44.3%99.6%98.7%6.6%37.7%

Data source: Illinois State Board of Education




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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau, the Illinois Department of Public Health and the Illinois State Board of Education.

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