School Details

Elmer H Franzen Intermediate School

730 Catalpa Avenue, Itasca, IL 60143
(630) 773-0100
9

(out of 10)

Public Grades 3-5 295 students 18 students/teacher (IL avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

78%
78%
55%
86%
86%
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
  • Itasca School District 10 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

76%
76%
60%
82%
82%
59%
96%
96%
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
  • Itasca School District 10 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

81%
81%
59%
83%
83%
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
  • Itasca School District 10 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Elmer H Franzen Intermediate School is a public elementary school in Itasca. The principal of Elmer H Franzen Intermediate School is Mr. Jeff Murphy. 295 students attend Elmer H Franzen Intermediate School and are mostly Asian/Pacific Islander; Asian; and White, non-Hispanic. 3% of the Elmer H Franzen Intermediate School students have "limited English proficiency." 2% of the 295 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 6% get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Elmer H Franzen Intermediate School is 18:1. Raymond Benson Primary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Asian/Pacific Islander 9% 9%
Asian 9% %
White, non-Hispanic 74% 75%
Multiracial 2% 1%
Hispanic 13% 13%
Black, non-Hispanic 1% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 1% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 6% 6%
Limited English proficiency 3% 5%
Economically disadvantaged 2% 3%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    I think Frazen is a great school. My son just started 3rd Grade there and loves it. The teachers and principal are both very helpful and the cirriculum is challenging for his age. I am very happy with this school

  • (5 years ago)

    This school is amazing! The teachers and staff are absolutely great! I would know I am a student

  • (9 years ago)

    'Franzen Intermediate School is the best in the world! The teachers are great!'

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