422 S Wells St
Sandwich, IL 60548
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Herman E Dummer serves 259 students in grades 4-5.
Herman E Dummer 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Herman E Dummer's student population of 259 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-5
Total Students
259 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Herman E Dummer is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Herman E Dummer is 0.40, 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 Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1431 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
21%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
75%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
2%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 4-5
  • Students: 259 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.40 (Top 50%)

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