Education

In the 2012-13 school year, 8 of the 23 North Lawndale elementary schools exceeded the district average composite score (52.5%) on the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) and 4 exceeded the state average (59%). Of the six North Lawndale high schools, none exceeded the district average composite score (32%) on the Prairie State Achievement Examination (PSAE).

Elementary — Traditional
A total of 3,349 students were enrolled in North Lawndale's 9 traditional elementary schools in 2014-15 school year.

School

Enrollment
(2014-15)

ISAT Composite
% Meets/Exceeds (2014)

Charles Sumner

312

59.5%

Crown

307

31.3%

Daniel Webster

314

65.7%

Dvorak

472

24.1%

Gregory

416

46.7%

Hughes

308

46.4%

Lawndale

418

24.6%

Mason

422

32.2%

Penn

380

36.3%

Elementary — Charter
A total of 3,178 students were enrolled in North Lawndale's 7 charter schools.

School

Enrollment
(2014-15)

ISAT Composite
% Meets/Exceeds (2014)

Catalyst – Howland

468

23.9%

Frazier Prep

406

41.2%

KIPP – Primary

487

KIPP – Middle

235

39.9%

Learn – Romano Butler

638

62.1%

Learn – Excel

448

49.8%

Legacy Charter

496

53.7%

Complete Results
The following document provides further information on the North Lawndale education system. Including:

  • Contact and 2011-2015 enrollment information for North Lawndale Elementary and High Schools
  • 2012-2014 I-SAT composite test results for North Lawndale Elementary Schools
  • 2012-2014 PSAE and ACT composite test results for North Lawndale High Schools

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Elementary — Other
A total of 2,535 students were enrolled in AUSL turnaround and magnet schools.

School

Enrollment
(2014-15)

ISAT Composite
% Meets/Exceeds (2014)

School Type

Chalmers

365

21.8%

AUSL Turnaround

Herzl

589

29.4%

AUSL Turnaround

Johnson

396

32.6%

AUSL Turnaround

Frazier International

292

62.8%

Magnet

Jensen

477

37.1%

Magnet

Kellman

416

43.6%

Magnet

High Schools
A total of 2,215 students were enrolled in North Lawndale’s 6 high schools.

School

Enrollment
(2014-15)

PSAE Composite
% Meets/Exceeds (2014)

ACT Average
Composite (2014)

Freshmen on Track

School Type

Collins Academy

419

4.2%

14.3

56.7

AUSL Turnaround

Community Services West

156

13.9

Alternative

Manley

356

6.6%

14.5

91.8

Traditional

Noble

463

80

Charter

N. Lawndale College Prep – Christiana Campus

411

13%

15.9

65

Charter

N. Lawndale College Prep – Collins Campus

410

12.7%

16.1

77

Charter