Carol Moseley Braun School

  • Carol Moseley Braun School serves 328 students in grades 1-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 18% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Carol Moseley Braun School's student population of 328 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-6
Total Students328 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Carol Moseley Braun School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Carol Moseley Braun School is 0.08, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#3143 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:115:1
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
96%
17%
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White
n/a
48%
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Diversity Score0.080.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDolton 149 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Excellent school. Excellent staff. Best elementary school in District 149.
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