Davis M Magnet Elementary School

6740 S Paulina St
Chicago, IL 60636
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Davis M Magnet Elementary School serves 249 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Davis M Magnet Elementary 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Davis M Magnet Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Davis M Magnet Elementary School's student population of 249 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students249 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Davis M Magnet Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Davis M Magnet Elementary School is 0.13, 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 Testing Rank
#2412 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
Hispanic
7%
26%
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Black
93%
17%
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White
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48%
Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
36%
27%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Davis M Magnet Elementary School is Harper High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Providence-englewood Elementary Charter (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Harper High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 133 students
    0.3 miles
    6520 S Wood St
    Chicago, IL 60636
    (773) 535-9150
    0.3 9-12 133
  • Chicago Providence-englewood Elementary Charter Charter School
    Math: 10% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 507 students
    0.3 miles
    6515 S Ashland Ave
    Chicago, IL 60636
    (773) 434-0202
    0.3 K-8 507
  • Chicago Montessori Of Englewood Chtr Elementary School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-7 | 307 students
    0.4 miles
    6550 S Seeley Ave
    Chicago, IL 60636
    (773) 535-9255
    0.4 PK-7 307
  • Chicago Otoole Elementary School Math: 6% | Reading: 7%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 358 students
    0.5 miles
    6550 S Seeley Ave
    Chicago, IL 60636
    (773) 535-9040
    0.5 PK-8 358
  • Chicago Bass Elementary School Math: 7% | Reading: 7%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 446 students
    0.7 miles
    1140 W 66th St
    Chicago, IL 60621
    (773) 535-3275
    0.7 PK-8 446

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