Gresham Elementary School

8524 South Green St, Chicago, IL 60620 | (773) 535-3350
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 433
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 8524 S Green St, Chicago, IL 60620
  • Principal or Admin: Dr Diedrus Brown
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Chicago Public Schools
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $10,392
  • Graduation Rate: 63.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 16.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.8
  • Enrolled Students: 406,068

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 433
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 23.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 217 (50.1%)
  • Females: 216 (49.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 13 (3.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 417 (96.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 430 (99.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Gresham Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black433100.0%
Asian--
Hispanic--
White--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Gresham Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten5612.9%
Kindergarten368.3%
1st Grade337.6%
2nd Grade4911.3%
3rd Grade388.8%
4th Grade409.2%
5th Grade5713.2%
6th Grade388.8%
7th Grade388.8%
8th Grade4811.1%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
92.6%
District:
91.5%
State:
93.9%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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