School Details

McCutcheon Elementary School

4865 North Sheridan Road, Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 534-2680
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-8 316 students 16 student/teacher

Test Scores by grade

12%
42%
55%
32%
45%
59%

Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT)

In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • City Of Chicago Sd 299 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

49%
51%
60%
50%
46%
59%
68%
74%
81%

Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT)

In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • City Of Chicago Sd 299 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

46%
50%
59%
51%
44%
59%

Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT)

In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • City Of Chicago Sd 299 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

45%
52%
60%
39%
49%
59%

Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT)

In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • City Of Chicago Sd 299 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

41%
53%
59%
41%
52%
59%
64%
73%
79%

Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT)

In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • City Of Chicago Sd 299 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

53%
54%
59%
47%
53%
60%

Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT)

In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • City Of Chicago Sd 299 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

McCutcheon Elementary School is a public middle school in Chicago. The principal of McCutcheon Elementary School is Jennifer Ann Farrell. 316 children attend McCutcheon Elementary School and identify primarily as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 27% of the McCutcheon Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 97% of the 316 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 98% are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at McCutcheon Elementary School is 16:1. Goudy Elementary School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Dance
  • Photography

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Field hockey
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 51% 47%
White, non-Hispanic 3% 9%
Asian/Pacific Islander 25% 4%
Hispanic 23% 41%
Asian 22% %
Multiracial 0.9% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 98% 73%
Limited English proficiency 27% 14%
Economically disadvantaged 97% 85%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    Great school with great leadership and qualified teachers that work very hard . A school where children come first.

  • (5 years ago)

    This is a great school. I just love it!

  • (5 years ago)

    I love going to McCutcheon! I learn a lot of things and I have a lot of fun.

  • (7 years ago)

    This is an excellent school and I will be sending my child to this school again next year. Thanks for your efforts in schooling our children.

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Overall score

(based on 6 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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