Linne is a neighborhood school with a rich tradition of serving students in the Avondale community for over 120 years. Partnerships with Hubbard Street Dance, Joffrey Ballet, The Chicago Jazz Philharmonic, Urban Gateways, Forward Momentum Chicago and Communities in Schools help to provide a comprehensive, integrated Fine Arts program.  In addition, Linne offers an inquiry based science curriculum with two dedicated science labs, state of the art technology with two computer labs, 1:1 student to laptop ratio, iPads, and interactive white boards in all classrooms. An optional  Spanish/English Dual Language Program gives students the opportunity to become biliterate.  A full culinary arts kitchen, ceramics room and kiln, dance studio, and music room support our mission of educating the whole child.

 

School Rating ?

Level 1+ ?

GOOD STANDING

School Grades

PK,K-8

# of Students

669

Governance

District ?

Faculty


Ms.Renee P Mackin
Principal

Gabriel Parra
Assistant Principal

Hours


08:00 AM-03:00 PM
School Hours
7:30
Earliest Drop Off
3:00-6:00
After School Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Train
Blue

Demographics ?


Asian
1.9%
Black
3.3%
Hispanic
79.1%
White
12.0%
Other
3.7%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
68.9%
Limited English
30.2%
Mobility Rate ?
6.9%
Chronic Truancy ?
13.9%
 0
100

Kindergarten:

Full Day

Pre-K:

Half Day

Bilingual Services:

Yes

Classroom Languages:

Spanish

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

Yes
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Refugee Services:

N/A

Title I Eligible:

Yes

School Year 2018-2019

2018 School Progress Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 1+ ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
FAR ABOVE AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
WELL ORGANIZED ?
NWEA Reading Growth ?
52nd
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth ?
65th
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
92nd
4th
83rd
5th
1st
6th
73rd
7th
50th
8th
82nd
All
52nd
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
99th
4th
61st
5th
1st
6th
55th
7th
99th
8th
83rd
All
65th
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level FAR ABOVE AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
81st
3rd
95th
4th
95th
5th
81st
6th
84th
7th
89th
8th
93rd
All
90th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
97th
3rd
99th
4th
99th
5th
79th
6th
79th
7th
95th
8th
93rd
All
94th
 0
50
99
National Average
School Culture and Climate Details WELL ORGANIZED ?
The 5Essentials from the My Voice, My School Survey ?
 
Involved Families: Does the school partner with families and communities? VERY STRONG
Supportive Environment: Is the school safe and supportive with high expectations? STRONG
Ambitious Instruction: Is instruction focused, challenging and engaging? VERY STRONG
Effective Leaders: Does leadership focus on results and school improvement? STRONG
Collaborative Teachers: Do teachers work well together and strive for excellence? VERY STRONG
Parent Survey Results ?
 
School Community: Do parents feel welcome and included in the school? VERY STRONG
Parent-Teacher Partnership: Do parents feel teachers partner with them to support student success? VERY STRONG
Quality of Facilities: Do parents feel satisfied with the physical environment of their child's school? VERY STRONG
Safety ?
 
Safety: Do students feel safe in and around the school building and traveling to and from school? STRONG
Behavior and Discipline ?
2017 2018 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 0.0 0.9 5.6
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 0.0% 42.9% 13.5%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 0.0 days 3.2 days 2.0 days
Other Important Metrics
2017 2018 District Average
Student attendance 96.1% 96.2% 93.3%
Teacher attendance 96.8% 96.8% 95%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 54.5% 81.4%
Teachers 76.1% 79.9%
Parents 41% 35.6%

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 (Dual Language)

Deadline:  12/6/2019
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
  • After School All-Stars 
  • Comprehensive Gifted Program 
  • Early Childhood Program 
  • Kindergarten 
  • Performing Arts 
Creative
  • Animation 
  • Art Studio 
  • Band/Orchestra 
  • Ceramics 
  • Choir/Chorus 
  • Clay Creations 
  • Culinary Classes 
  • Dance 
  • Drama 
  • Drawing 
  • Ethnic/Folk Dance 
  • Film and Video 
  • Fundamentals/Theory of Music 
  • Guitar 
  • Media and Production Workshops 
  • Mixed Media 
  • Modern/Hip-Hop Dance 
  • Mosaics 
  • Murals 
  • Musicals 
  • Painting 
  • Percussion 
  • Photography 
  • Piano/Keyboard 
  • Plays/Acting 
  • Pottery 
  • Recorder 
  • Rock Band 
  • Sketching 
  • Tap/Ballet/Jazz Dance 
  • Theater 
  • Violin/Strings 
  • Web Design 
Health and Wellness
  • Common Threads 
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Health Curriculum Utilized 
  • Mobile Asthma Provider 
  • Nutrition Program 
  • Physical Education 
  • Recess Daily 
  • School-based Dental Services 
  • Workshops/Classes 
Life and Leadership
  • Mentoring for Boys/Girls 
  • Peer Mentors 
Parent and Community
  • Aerobics 
  • CPR Classes 
  • Family Counseling/Support Group 
  • Fitness For Parents 
  • Gang Awareness Workshop 
  • Health and Well-Being Workshops 
  • Health and Wellness Workshops/Programs 
  • Meeting Space For Parent Groups 
  • Nutrition Workshops 
  • Parent Patrol 
  • Parenting Classes 
  • Safety Workshops 
  • Supporting your Student Workshops/Programs 
  • Walking 
Scholastic
  • Algebra 
  • Bilingual Support 
  • Book/Reading Club 
  • Comprehensive Gifted Program 
  • Homework Club/Study Group 
  • Homework Help 
  • Newspaper 
  • Science Club 
  • Science Lab 
  • Supplemental Educational Services (SES) Tutoring 
  • Technology Club 
  • Writers Workshop 
Sports and Fitness
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Soccer 
  • Boys’ Softball 
  • Chess 
  • Dance 
  • Exercise 
  • Floor Hockey 
  • Girls on the Run 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Soccer 
  • Girls’ Softball 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
  • Karate 
  • Yoga/Pilates 
  • Zumba 
Performance
Report Name Date Download
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 2018
Healthy CPS Report 2017
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