Lawndale offers a Math and Science Magnet Cluster Program. The school provides two computer laboratories for reading and math enrichment. Lawndale has a one-to-one Google Chromebook to student ratio.  The school has an extensive after school program available for students: student academic enhancement program, basketball, rugby, soccer, Run Mates (Chicago Run Program), Chicago Blackhawk Foundation's Champions Program, and entrepreneurship program (The Tee Shirt Store). Lawndale partners with the North Lawndale Learning Community, Wood Family Foundation (Pitch-In), DePaul University (Steans Center for Community-Based Service Learning & Community Service Studies), Emerald City Theater, Urban Initiatives, YMEN, wits (working in the schools) and Juvenile Protective Association.

 

School Rating ?

Level 2 ?

INTENSIVE SUPPORT

School Grades

PK,K-8

# of Students

216

Governance

District ?

Faculty


Ms.Natasha L Jones
Principal

Sherri D. Washington
Assistant Principal

Hours


08:45 AM-03:45 PM
School Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
12, 82
CTA Train
Blue, Green

Demographics ?


Asian
0.0%
Black
98.1%
Hispanic
1.9%
White
0.0%
Other
0.0%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
97.2%
Limited English
0%
Mobility Rate ?
NOT YET AVAILABLE
Chronic Truancy ?
NOT YET AVAILABLE
 0
100

Kindergarten:

Full Day

Pre-K:

Half Day

Bilingual Services:

N/A

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

Yes
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Refugee Services:

N/A

Title I Eligible:

Yes

School Year 2019-2020

2019 Profile Page Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 2 ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
BELOW AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
NOT YET ORGANIZED ?
NWEA Reading Growth ?
64th
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth ?
61st
National Average 50th percentile

Healthy CPS
Healthy Schools Image coming soon ?

Creative Schools Certification ?
Creative Schools Image

Supportive Schools ?
Supportive Schools Image ?

Awards

Excelerate Award Gold ?

Student Growth By Grade Level AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
3rd
1st
4th
95th
5th
22nd
6th
94th
7th
13th
8th
98th
All
64th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
6th
4th
50th
5th
58th
6th
70th
7th
95th
8th
82nd
All
61st
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level BELOW AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
1st
3rd
7th
4th
16th
5th
9th
6th
9th
7th
9th
8th
48th
All
11th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
2nd
3rd
2nd
4th
2nd
5th
4th
6th
3rd
7th
19th
8th
26th
All
7th
 0
50
99
National Average
School Culture and Climate Details NOT YET ORGANIZED ?
The 5Essentials from the My Voice, My School Survey ?
 
Involved Families: Does the school partner with families and communities? WEAK
Supportive Environment: Is the school safe and supportive with high expectations? WEAK
Ambitious Instruction: Is instruction focused, challenging and engaging? NEUTRAL
Effective Leaders: Does leadership focus on results and school improvement? NEUTRAL
Collaborative Teachers: Do teachers work well together and strive for excellence? WEAK
Parent Survey Results ?
 
School Community: Do parents feel welcome and included in the school? NOT YET AVAILABLE
Parent-Teacher Partnership: Do parents feel teachers partner with them to support student success? NOT YET AVAILABLE
Quality of Facilities: Do parents feel satisfied with the physical environment of their child's school? NOT YET AVAILABLE
Safety ?
 
Safety: Do students feel safe in and around the school building and traveling to and from school? WEAK
Behavior and Discipline ?
2018 2019 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 1.6 22.5 5.2
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 26.7% 27.9% 15.1%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 2.0 days 1.2 days 1.9 days
Other Important Metrics
2018 2019 District Average
Student attendance 93.9% 93.3% 92.8%
Teacher attendance --- --- ---
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 95.3% 81.4%
Teachers 72.7% 78.5%
Parents --- ---

You can find more information about the measures used in this report on the CPS web site.

The State of Illinois Report Card for this school can be viewed at the State Report Card web site.

Program Application Requirements

Open Enrollment

Deadline:  12/13/2019
Grades Served: K-8
Application Requirements
None
Selections
Students who live within the school's attendance boundary can be enrolled automatically and do not have to apply. Contact the school for registration instructions.

Students who live outside of the school's attendance boundary must submit a Choice Elementary Schools application between October and December. Available seats, if any, are filled via computerized lottery. Priority is given to applicants with a sibling who is currently enrolled in the school in grade K-7, and who will remain enrolled in the school for the coming school year.
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How to Apply
Students who live outside of the school's attendance boundary can apply online or via paper Choice Elementary Schools application by visiting go.cps.edu.
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • Community School 
  • Early Childhood Program 
Creative
  • Fashion 
  • Graphic Design 
  • Theater 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Physical Education 
  • Recess Daily 
  • School-based Dental Services 
  • Targeted Interventions 
  • Workshops/Classes 
Life and Leadership
  • Peer Mentors 
  • Service Learning/Community Volunteer Program 
Parent and Community
  • Community Service 
  • Conflict Resolution 
  • Enrichment Classes 
  • Family Breakfasts 
  • Family Counseling/Support Group 
  • Family Nights 
  • Fitness For Parents 
  • Health and Well-Being Workshops 
  • Health and Wellness Workshops/Programs 
  • Math/Science Workshops 
  • Meeting Space For Parent Groups 
  • Nutrition Workshops 
  • Parent Advisory/Group 
  • Peace Circles 
  • Running 
  • Self-Esteem Workshops 
Scholastic
  • Additional Learning Opportunities (ALO) 
  • Book/Reading Club 
  • Math Bowl 
  • Science Lab 
  • Spelling Team 
  • Supplemental Educational Services (SES) Tutoring 
  • Technology Club 
Sports and Fitness
  • Basketball 
  • Bowling 
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Bowling 
  • Boys’ Cross Country 
  • Boys’ Lacrosse 
  • Boys’ Soccer 
  • Boys’ Softball 
  • Boys’ Volleyball 
  • Cheerleading 
  • Double Dutch 
  • Flag Football 
  • Football 
  • Girls on Track 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Bowling 
  • Girls’ Cross Country 
  • Girls’ Soccer 
  • Girls’ Track 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
  • Jump Rope 
  • Kickball 
  • Pom-Pon 
  • Running 
  • Soccer 
  • Volleyball 
Performance
Report Name Date Download
School Quality Rating Report 2019
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2019
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2019
School Quality Rating Report 2018
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2018
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2018
School Quality Rating Report 2017
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2017
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2017
School Quality Rating Report 2016
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2016
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2016
School Quality Rating Report 2015
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2015
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2015
School Quality Rating Report 2014
Financial
Report Name Date Download
School Segment Report 2010
Building
Report Name Date Download
6 Month Asbestos Report Fall 2018
Asbestos Inspection Report 2016
Accessibility Summary Report 2014-2015
Facility Assessment Summary Report 2014-2015
Facility Assessment Detail Report 2014-2015
Education Facilities Master Plan 2013
Other
Report Name Date Download
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2017
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2016
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2015
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2014
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2018-2020
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2012-2014
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2016-2018
Healthy CPS Report 2019
Healthy CPS Report 2018
Healthy CPS Report 2017
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