Wadsworth Elementary School

6420 South University Av, Chicago, IL 60637 | (773) 535-0730
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 286
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 6420 S University Av, Chicago, IL 60637
  • Principal or Admin: Velma Cooksey
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: 286
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 17.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 146 (51.0%)
  • Females: 140 (49.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 35 (12.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 248 (86.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 283 (99.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Wadsworth Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black28298.6%
Asian--
Hispanic20.7%
White20.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Wadsworth Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten6121.3%
Kindergarten4917.1%
1st Grade3211.2%
2nd Grade4315.0%
3rd Grade4415.4%
4th Grade289.8%
5th Grade2910.1%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
92.9%
District:
91.5%
State:
93.9%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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