Shields Elementary School

4250 South Rockwell St, Chicago, IL 60632 | (773) 535-7285
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,880
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 4250 S Rockwell St, Chicago, IL 60632
  • Principal or Admin: Philip M Salemi
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: 1,880
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 90.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 939 (49.9%)
  • Females: 940 (50.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 127 (6.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,696 (90.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,823 (97.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Shields Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black261.4%
Asian20.1%
Hispanic1,81396.4%
White382.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Shields Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten351.9%
Kindergarten23812.7%
1st Grade22211.8%
2nd Grade20010.6%
3rd Grade21411.4%
4th Grade21411.4%
5th Grade20510.9%
6th Grade19510.4%
7th Grade1859.8%
8th Grade1729.1%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
96.9%
District:
91.5%
State:
93.9%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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