Hitch Elementary School

5625 North Mcvicker Ave, Chicago, IL 60646 | (773) 534-1189
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 478
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 5625 N Mcvicker Ave, Chicago, IL 60646
  • Principal or Admin: Deborah F Reese
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: 478
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 25.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 239 (50.0%)
  • Females: 239 (50.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 64 (13.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 247 (51.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 311 (65.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Hitch Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.6%
Black91.9%
Asian6714.0%
Hispanic18538.7%
White21444.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Hitch Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten398.2%
Kindergarten469.6%
1st Grade5812.1%
2nd Grade439.0%
3rd Grade5912.3%
4th Grade439.0%
5th Grade439.0%
6th Grade5411.3%
7th Grade449.2%
8th Grade4910.3%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
96.1%
District:
91.5%
State:
93.9%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Hitch Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on May 18, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I love this place - the kids really do come first here. Everyone from the top administration down do an awesome job of working for the kids. I always feel welcome when I am there, and my kids are doing so much better since we transferred from a private school nearby.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 07, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • It's all good at Hitch! From the academic programs to the many before and after school programs, we love it!

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