Sherman Elementary School

1000 West 52nd St, Chicago, IL 60609 | (773) 535-1757
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 519
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1000 W 52nd St, Chicago, IL 60609
  • Principal or Admin: Lionel Allen
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: 519
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 30.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 277 (53.4%)
  • Females: 242 (46.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 19 (3.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 497 (95.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 516 (99.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Sherman Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black51198.5%
Asian10.2%
Hispanic71.3%
White--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Sherman Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten377.1%
Kindergarten5510.6%
1st Grade407.7%
2nd Grade499.4%
3rd Grade5510.6%
4th Grade6512.5%
5th Grade417.9%
6th Grade6011.6%
7th Grade6412.3%
8th Grade5310.2%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
92.5%
District:
91.5%
State:
93.9%
Teacher Credentials (2010)
Percent of Classes Not Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
4.5%
District:
3.0%
State:
0.7%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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