Washington Dual Language Academy

1111 Washington Blvd
Maywood, IL 60153
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Washington Dual Language Academy serves 236 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Washington Dual Language Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (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 40-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Washington Dual Language Academy's student population of 236 students has grown by 46% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students236 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

Washington Dual Language Academy is ranked within the top 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 Washington Dual Language Academy is 0.57, 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
#1639 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
53%
26%
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Black
38%
17%
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White
n/a
48%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
36%
27%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMaywood-Melrose Park-Broadview 89 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Washington Dual Language Academy is Proviso Area Except Child Center (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Irving Middle School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Maywood Irving Middle School Math: 6% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 619 students
    0.4 miles
    805 S 17th Ave
    Maywood, IL 60153
    (708) 450-2015
    0.4 6-8 619
  • Maywood Emerson Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 415 students
    0.5 miles
    311 Washington Blvd
    Maywood, IL 60153
    (708) 450-2002
    0.5 PK-5 415
  • Maywood Garfield Elementary School Math: 6% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 437 students
    0.6 miles
    1514 S 9th Ave
    Maywood, IL 60153
    (708) 450-2009
    0.6 K-5 437
  • Maywood Proviso Area Except Child Center Special Education School
    Grades: 9 | 196 students
    0.6 miles
    1000 Van Buren St
    Maywood, IL 60153
    (708) 450-2129
    0.6 9 196
  • Maywood Proviso East High School Math: 6% | Reading: 8%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,620 student
    0.6 miles
    807 S 1st Ave
    Maywood, IL 60153
    (708) 202-1610
    0.6 9-12 1,620

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