Neil Elementary School is located on the South Side of Chicago in the Chatham community. Neil serves diverse learners and general education students  in Grades K-8. Neil has a full-time nurse on staff to support all students medical needs.  

 

School Rating ?

Level 2 ?

PROVISIONAL SUPPORT

School Grades

PK,K-8

# of Students

290

Governance

District ?

Faculty


Tawane Renee Knox
Principal

Marilyn Fredick
School Clerk

Mrs. Shatona Edwards
Counselor

Michael Berry
Engineer

Ms. Wilma Bell
Case Manager

Ms. Marilyn Fredrick
Clerk

Hours


08:45 AM-03:45 PM
School Hours
8:15 AM
Earliest Drop Off

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
29, 87
CTA Train
Red

Demographics ?


Asian
0.3%
Black
96.9%
Hispanic
2.1%
White
0.3%
Other
0.3%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
90.7%
Diverse Learners
36.9%
Limited English
3.4%
Mobility Rate ?
8.7%
Chronic Truancy ?
NOT ENOUGH DATA
 0
100

Kindergarten:

Full Day

Pre-K:

Half Day

Bilingual Services:

N/A

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

Yes
show

Refugee Services:

N/A

Title I Eligible:

Yes

Significantly Modified Curriculum w/ Intensive Supports Program:

Yes

Students with Visual Impairments Program:

Yes

School Year 2019-2020

2019 Profile Page Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 2 ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
BELOW AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
PARTIALLY ORGANIZED ?
NWEA Reading Growth ?
60th
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth ?
50th
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
84th
4th
1st
5th
48th
6th
68th
7th
90th
8th
55th
All
60th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
17th
4th
1st
5th
7th
6th
99th
7th
96th
8th
74th
All
50th
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level BELOW AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
5th
3rd
34th
4th
37th
5th
22nd
6th
29th
7th
58th
8th
2nd
All
23rd
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
4th
3rd
19th
4th
10th
5th
6th
6th
18th
7th
23rd
8th
1st
All
11th
 0
50
99
National Average
School Culture and Climate Details PARTIALLY 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? NEUTRAL
Parent Survey Results ?
 
School Community: Do parents feel welcome and included in the school? NEUTRAL
Parent-Teacher Partnership: Do parents feel teachers partner with them to support student success? NEUTRAL
Quality of Facilities: Do parents feel satisfied with the physical environment of their child's school? NEUTRAL
Safety ?
 
Safety: Do students feel safe in and around the school building and traveling to and from school? VERY WEAK
Behavior and Discipline ?
2018 2019 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 2.2 5.4 5.2
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 6.9% 17.0% 15.1%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 1.7 days 1.8 days 1.9 days
Other Important Metrics
2018 2019 District Average
Student attendance 90.0% 89.7% 92.8%
Teacher attendance 94.8% 95.4% 94.7%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 98.5% 81.4%
Teachers 91.2% 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.
show attendance boundary
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 
  • Early Childhood Program 
  • Kindergarten 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Health Curriculum Utilized 
  • Physical Education 
  • Recess Daily 
  • School-based Dental Services 
Life and Leadership
  • Mentoring for Boys/Girls 
Parent and Community
  • Family Nights 
  • Fitness For Parents 
  • Meeting Space For Parent Groups 
  • Parent Advisory/Group 
  • Parent Patrol 
Scholastic
  • Book/Reading Club 
  • Science Club 
  • Spelling Team 
Sports and Fitness
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Cheerleading 
  • Girls in the Game 
  • Girls’ Tennis 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
  • Judo 
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 2019
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2018
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
CPS | 01