Harriet Gifford Elementary School

240 South Clifton Ave, Elgin, IL 60123 | (847) 888-5195
  • Grades: KG-6
  • Student Enrollment: 457
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 240 S Clifton Ave, Elgin, IL 60123
  • Principal or Admin: Joseph Corcoran
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Sd U-46 School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,408
  • Graduation Rate: 83.6%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.9%
  • Students Per Teacher: 18.0
  • Enrolled Students: 41,263

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 457
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 25.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 196 (42.9%)
  • Females: 218 (47.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 33 (7.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 339 (74.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 372 (81.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Harriet Gifford Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black7917.3%
Asian81.8%
Hispanic27560.2%
White5211.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Harriet Gifford Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten7416.2%
1st Grade7215.8%
2nd Grade6614.4%
3rd Grade6213.6%
4th Grade5512.0%
5th Grade6213.6%
6th Grade6614.4%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
95.2%
District:
94.1%
State:
93.9%
Teacher Credentials (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Emergency or Provisional Credentials
School:
4.1%
District:
2.1%
State:
0.5%
Percent of Classes Not Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
4.8%
District:
6.1%
State:
0.7%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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