Henderson Elementary School

5650 South Wolcott Ave, Chicago, IL 60636 | (773) 535-9080
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 456
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 5650 S Wolcott Ave, Chicago, IL 60636
  • Principal or Admin: Richard Richardson
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: 456
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 22.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 239 (52.4%)
  • Females: 217 (47.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 4 (0.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 448 (98.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 452 (99.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Henderson Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black44798.0%
Asian--
Hispanic92.0%
White--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Henderson Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten408.8%
Kindergarten327.0%
1st Grade5011.0%
2nd Grade429.2%
3rd Grade6915.1%
4th Grade449.6%
5th Grade449.6%
6th Grade4610.1%
7th Grade4910.7%
8th Grade408.8%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
91.6%
District:
91.5%
State:
93.9%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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