Herman E Dummer

  • Herman E Dummer serves 278 students in grades 4-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 39% (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 36% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Herman E Dummer's student population of 278 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students278 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Herman E Dummer's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Herman E Dummer is 0.35, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. 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#1371 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
17%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
79%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.350.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSandwich CUSD 430 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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