New Beginnings Learning Academy

  • New Beginnings Learning Academy serves 361 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 4% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • New Beginnings Learning Academy's student population of 361 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students361 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Beginnings Learning Academy's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Beginnings Learning Academy is 0.04, which is less 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#3320 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
98%
17%
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White
n/a
49%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New Beginnings Learning Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.040.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDolton SD 149 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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