School Details

Taft School

393 East 163rd Street, Harvey, IL 60426
(708) 339-2710

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-1 384 students 16 students/teacher (IL avg is 17)

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About this school

Taft School is a public elementary school in Harvey. The principal of Taft School is Mr. Anthony Palomo. 384 students attend Taft School and identify as Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 26% of the Taft School students are "limited in English proficiency." 74% of the 384 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 87% are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Taft School is 16:1. Holmes Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 52% 63%
Hispanic 43% 32%
Multiracial 2% 2%
White, non-Hispanic 2% 2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.8% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.3% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.3% 0%
Asian 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 87% 84%
Limited English proficiency 26% 13%
Economically disadvantaged 74% 75%


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