Carol Moseley Braun School

1655 153rd St
Calumet City, IL 60409
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Carol Moseley Braun School serves 328 students in grades 1-6.
Carol Moseley Braun School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 16% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Carol Moseley Braun School's student population of 328 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 1-6
Total Students
328 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Carol Moseley Braun School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Carol Moseley Braun School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3169 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
95%
17%
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White
1%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Excellent school. Excellent staff. Best elementary school in District 149.
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This is a great school
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 1-6
  • Students: 328 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.10 (Btm 50%)

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