Tarkington Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 8 and is located in the district of "City of Chicago SD 299" in Chicago, IL. There are a total of 1,025 students and 53 teachers at Tarkington Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 997 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.
Tarkington Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 23.5%, which is 25% lower than the Illinois average.
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Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Tarkington Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.
The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.
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|Hispanic or Latino||78.3%||45.9%||24.9%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.7%||0.4%||0.4%||1.2%|
|Hurley Elementary School||34%||0.7||Chicago, IL|
|Eberhart Elementary School||17%||0.7||Chicago, IL|
|Hampton Elementary Fine & Perf Arts School||21%||0.8||Chicago, IL|
|Mckay Elementary School||13%||0.8||Chicago, IL|
|Marquette Elementary School||11%||0.8||Chicago, IL|
|Catalyst Charter - Maria Es||15%||0.8||Chicago, IL|
|Hubbard High School||6%||1.2||Chicago, IL|
|Fairfield Elementary Academy||11%||1.3||Chicago, IL|
|Bogan High School||5%||1.3||Chicago, IL|
|Lee Elementary School||24%||1.4||Chicago, IL|
|Dawes Elementary School||29%||1.5||Chicago, IL|
|Owen Elementary Schoololastic Academy||37%||1.5||Chicago, IL|
|Population density (sq mi)||11,938||222||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||41%||55%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||82.2%||86.2%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||80.3%||84.7%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||60.1%||61.8%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||42.2%||40.7%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||4.5%||3.4%||3.3%|