Dumas Technology Academy Elementary School (Closed 2014)

6650 South Ellis Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Dumas Technology Academy Elementary School served 314 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 15-19% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 30-34% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students314 students
This chart display total students of Dumas Technology Academy Elementary School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Dumas Technology Academy Elementary School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Dumas Technology Academy Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
15-19%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dumas Technology Academy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
30-34%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dumas Technology Academy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Dumas Technology Academy Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
n/a
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dumas Technology Academy Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
100%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dumas Technology Academy Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
n/a
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dumas Technology Academy Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dumas Technology Academy Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.000.68
This chart display the diversity score of Dumas Technology Academy Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dumas Technology Academy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
34%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dumas Technology Academy Elementary 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 NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Dumas Technology Academy Elementary School is Univ Of Chicago Chtr-woodlawn (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
Recent Articles
While reading, writing, and arithmetic are the foundation of a child's education, financial literacy is growing in importance as well. Learn about public schools that are teaching financial literacy to their students.
Learn about how public schools are implementing new forms of physical education instruction, which range from yoga classes to even online gym courses.
Beyond tests and homework, some public school students face greater challenges, including the uncertainty of where they will sleep each night. Learn about the increase in homeless students and what public schools are doing to meet the challenge.