Douglas School

444 W Reynolds St
Springfield, IL 62702
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Douglas School serves 22 students in grades 6-12.
Douglas 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% (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% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 1:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Douglas School's student population of 22 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students22 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Douglas School
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Douglas 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 Douglas School is 0.43, 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
#2643 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio1:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
n/a
26%
Black
73%
17%
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White
18%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Douglas School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Douglas School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.430.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Douglas School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
25%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Douglas School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpringfield 186 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Douglas School is Springfield High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lincoln Magnet School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Enos Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Springfield Springfield High School Math: 41% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,415 student
    0.3 miles
    101 S Lewis St
    Springfield, IL 62704
    (217) 525-3100
    0.3 9-12 1,415
  • Springfield Enos Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 269 students
    0.5 miles
    524 W Elliott Ave
    Springfield, IL 62702
    (217) 525-3208
    0.5 K-5 269
  • Springfield Mcclernand Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 246 students
    0.7 miles
    801 N 6th St
    Springfield, IL 62702
    (217) 525-3247
    0.7 K-5 246
  • Springfield Dubois Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 420 students
    0.8 miles
    120 S Lincoln Ave
    Springfield, IL 62704
    (217) 787-3066
    0.8 K-5 420
  • Springfield Elizabeth Graham Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 213 students
    0.8 miles
    900 W Edwards St
    Springfield, IL 62704
    (217) 525-3220
    0.8 K-5 213

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