Dever Elementary School

3436 N Osceola Ave
Chicago, IL 60634
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Dever Elementary School serves 780 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Dever Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Dever Elementary School's student population of 780 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students780 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

Dever Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Dever Elementary School is 0.57, 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
#1428 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
53%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
39%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
16%
3%
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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 Dever Elementary School is Ridgewood Community High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bridge Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John Mills Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Elmwood Park John Mills Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-6 | 636 students
    0.8 miles
    2824 N 76th Ave
    Elmwood Park, IL 60707
    (708) 452-3560
    0.8 1-6 636
  • Chicago Bridge Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,115 student
    0.9 miles
    3800 N New England
    Chicago, IL 60634
    (773) 534-3718
    0.9 PK-8 1,115
  • Chicago Canty Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 855 students
    0.9 miles
    3740 N Panama Ave
    Chicago, IL 60634
    (773) 534-1238
    0.9 PK-8 855
  • Elmwood Park Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK-K | 229 students
    1.1 miles
    4 W Conti Pkwy
    Elmwood Park, IL 60707
    (708) 583-5860
    1.1 PK-K 229
  • Harwood Heights J Giles Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 5-8 | 478 students
    1.1 miles
    4251 N Oriole Ave
    Harwood Heights, IL 60706
    (708) 583-2068
    1.1 5-8 478

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