James Hart School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
18220 Morgan St
Homewood, IL 60430
Phone
(708) 799-5544
District
HOMEWOOD SD 153
County
COOK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
761
Classroom Teachers
61

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

7

(10 is best)

Better than 60.1% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

James Hart School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 37 29
Proficiency in Reading 54 33
Proficiency in Math 19 26

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 39 34
Proficiency in Reading 50 38
Proficiency in Math 28 29

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 33 32
Proficiency in Reading 36 35
Proficiency in Math 30.0 29

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.48
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.79
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 241 31.7%
Grade 7 271 35.6%
Grade 8 249 32.7%
Total 761 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 31.6% 33.7% 50.5%
Black 56.3% 52.0% 17.6%
Hispanic 11.9% 13.8% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 0.4% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 38.5% 37.6% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 32.6% 33.1% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.9% 4.5% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 16,604 12,802,023
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 4,043.0 230
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.0% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.4% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.2% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.2% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 16.2% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 6,349 4,818,452
Single Parent Households With Children 14.9% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.0% 88.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 45.7% 33.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.7% 13.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.1% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.2% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.6% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.7% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.8% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 6.9% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,512 $14,197,680 45.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $896 $1,693,440 5.4%
Staff $1,109 $2,096,010 6.7%
General Administration $614 $1,160,460 3.7%
School Administration $974 $1,840,860 5.9%
Operation $1,085 $2,050,650 6.6%
Transportation $592 $1,118,880 3.6%
Other $375 $708,750 2.3%
Total Support $5,644 $10,667,160 34.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,335 $6,303,150 20.2%
Total Expenditures $16,491 $31,167,990 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,469 $17,149,168,027 53.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $866 $1,753,249,816 5.5%
Staff $511 $1,035,392,053 3.2%
General Administration $508 $1,028,089,038 3.2%
School Administration $724 $1,466,036,035 4.6%
Operation $1,137 $2,302,343,028 7.2%
Transportation $625 $1,265,587,571 4.0%
Other $553 $1,119,318,418 3.5%
Total Support $4,923 $9,969,107,562 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,409 $4,878,272,870 15.2%
Total Expenditures $15,801 $31,997,108,858 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%