8801 S Indiana Ave
Chicago, IL 60619
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Mcdade Elementary Classical School serves 181 students in grades Kindergarten-7.
Mcdade Elementary Classical School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Mcdade Elementary Classical School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Mcdade Elementary Classical School's student population of 181 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-7
Total Students
181 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (18-19)
9 teachers
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School Rankings

Mcdade Elementary Classical School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Mcdade Elementary Classical School is 0.17, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#14 out of 3655 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
1%
27%
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Black
91%
17%
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White
1%
47%
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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
0.17
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
11%
3%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-7
  • Students: 181 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.17

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