Till Elementary Math & Science Academy

6543 S Champlain Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
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Bottom 50%
Till Elementary Math & Science Academy serves 334 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Till Elementary Math & Science Academy 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 ≤5% (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 6-9% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Till Elementary Math & Science Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Till Elementary Math & Science Academy's student population of 334 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students334 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Till Elementary Math & Science Academy 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 Till Elementary Math & Science Academy is 0.04, 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
#3543 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
98%
17%
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White
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48%
Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score
0.040.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
28%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Till Elementary Math & Science Academy 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 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 Till Elementary Math & Science Academy is Excel Academy - Woodlawn High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Dulles Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago Dulles Elementary School Math: 3% | Reading: 6%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 655 students
    0.5 miles
    6311 S Calumet Ave
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773) 535-0690
    0.5 PK-8 655
  • Chicago Excel Academy - Woodlawn High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 145 students
    0.6 miles
    7530 S South Shore
    Chicago, IL 60649
    (773) 902-7800
    0.6 6-12 145
  • Chicago Fiske Elementary School Math: 2% | Reading: 5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 461 students
    0.6 miles
    6020 S Langley Ave
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773) 535-0990
    0.6 PK-8 461
  • Chicago Park Manor Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 283 students
    0.6 miles
    7037 S Rhodes Ave
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773) 535-3070
    0.6 PK-8 283
  • Chicago Univ Of Chicago Chtr-woodlawn Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 641 students
    0.6 miles
    6420 S University
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773) 752-8101
    0.6 6-12 641

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