Stem Magnet Academy Elementary School

  • Stem Magnet Academy Elementary School serves 435 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (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 71% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Stem Magnet Academy Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Stem Magnet Academy Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Stem Magnet Academy Elementary School's student population of 435 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students435 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Stem Magnet Academy Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Stem Magnet Academy Elementary School is 0.75, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#117 out of 3679 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
23%
5%
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Hispanic
28%
26%
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Black
33%
17%
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White
14%
48%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.750.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
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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

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