Tarkington Elementary School

3330 West 71st St, Chicago, IL 60629 | (773) 535-4700
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,096
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 3330 W 71st St, Chicago, IL 60629
  • Principal or Admin: Vincent Iturralde
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: 1,096
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 53.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 569 (51.9%)
  • Females: 527 (48.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 110 (10.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 965 (88.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,075 (98.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Tarkington Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black30427.7%
Asian--
Hispanic78671.7%
White60.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Tarkington Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten595.4%
Kindergarten13212.0%
1st Grade11510.5%
2nd Grade888.0%
3rd Grade11210.2%
4th Grade11910.9%
5th Grade11610.6%
6th Grade12010.9%
7th Grade11410.4%
8th Grade12111.0%
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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