Dore Elementary School

  • Dore Elementary School serves 733 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Dore Elementary School's student population of 733 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students733 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dore Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dore Elementary School is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#1409 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
66%
26%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
31%
49%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.470.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity of Chicago SD 299 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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