Madero Middle School

3202 W 28th St
Chicago, IL 60623
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Madero Middle School serves 335 students in grades 6-8.
Madero Middle 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 13% (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 9% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Madero Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Madero Middle School's student population of 335 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students335 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Madero Middle 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 Madero Middle School is 0.00, 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
#3239 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
Hispanic
100%
26%
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Black
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17%
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White
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48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score
0.000.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Madero Middle School is Spry Community Links High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Spry Elementary Community School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mccormick Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Mccormick Elementary School Math: 10% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 719 students
    0.1 miles
    2712 S Sawyer Ave
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 535-7252
    0.1 PK-5 719
  • Chicago Spry Community Links High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 131 students
    0.5 miles
    2400 S Marshall Blvd
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 534-1997
    0.5 9-12 131
  • Chicago Spry Elementary Community School Math: 5% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 546 students
    0.5 miles
    2400 S Marshall Blvd
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 534-1700
    0.5 PK-8 546
  • Chicago York Alternative High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 203 students
    0.5 miles
    2700 S California Av
    Chicago, IL 60608
    (773) 535-7021
    0.5 9-12 203
  • Chicago Castellanos Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 601 students
    0.6 miles
    2524 S Central Park
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 534-1620
    0.6 4-8 601

School Reviews

5  
Madero is a great school! The teachers really help students. Madero is an IB school with a great JROTC program. The students are really well-behaved and work hard in class.
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