Medgar Evers Primary Acadmc Center

  • Medgar Evers Primary Acadmc Center serves 257 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.

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Medgar Evers Primary Acadmc Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Medgar Evers Primary Acadmc Center's student population of 257 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students257 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Medgar Evers Primary Acadmc Center
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Medgar Evers Primary Acadmc Center's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Medgar Evers Primary Acadmc Center is 0.11, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#2033 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Medgar Evers Primary Acadmc Center 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Medgar Evers Primary Acadmc Center 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Medgar Evers Primary Acadmc Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Medgar Evers Primary Acadmc Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
94%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Medgar Evers Primary Acadmc Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
n/a
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Medgar Evers Primary Acadmc Center and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 1998-99 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Medgar Evers Primary Acadmc Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.110.68
This chart display the diversity score of Medgar Evers Primary Acadmc Center and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Medgar Evers Primary Acadmc Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Medgar Evers Primary Acadmc Center 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 NameFord Heights SD 169 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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