Dawes Elem School

Serves grades PK - 8

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

School Overview

Address
3810 W 81st Pl
Chicago, IL 60652
Phone
(773) 535-2350
District
CITY OF CHICAGO SD 299
County
COOK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
963
Classroom Teachers
61

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

5

(10 is best)

Better than 44.0% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Dawes Elem School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 32 37
Proficiency in Reading 32 37
Proficiency in Math 32 37

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 20 34
Proficiency in Reading 22 38
Proficiency in Math 17 31

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 25 33
Proficiency in Reading 22 35
Proficiency in Math 27 30

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 25 30
Proficiency in Reading 27 33
Proficiency in Math 22 26

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 32 34
Proficiency in Reading 32 39
Proficiency in Math 32 29

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 37 32
Proficiency in Reading 27 35
Proficiency in Math 47.0 30

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.92
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.48
AVG FOR STATE 14.90
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 67 7.0%
Kindergarten 82 8.5%
Grade 1 81 8.4%
Grade 2 103 10.7%
Grade 3 108 11.2%
Grade 4 116 12.0%
Grade 5 107 11.1%
Grade 6 121 12.6%
Grade 7 104 10.8%
Grade 8 74 7.7%
Total 963 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.9% 10.7% 49.7%
Black 14.9% 37.0% 17.3%
Hispanic 83.9% 47.5% 27.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 4.2% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.5% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 96.3% 78.3% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 96.3% 78.2% 46.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.1% 2.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 2,718,520 12,671,821
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 11,822.6 227
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.3% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 41.4% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.9% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 12.0% 14.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,056,108 4,803,782
Single Parent Households With Children 12.0% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 84.5% 88.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 38.4% 34.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 14.3% 14.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.2% 15.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.0% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.6% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.9% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.3% 13.2%
$15,000 or less 14.8% 10.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,398 $3,544,615,466 60.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $736 $277,594,912 4.8%
Staff $356 $134,271,452 2.3%
General Administration $338 $127,482,446 2.2%
School Administration $547 $206,310,349 3.5%
Operation $883 $333,038,461 5.7%
Transportation $303 $114,281,601 2.0%
Other $449 $169,347,983 2.9%
Total Support $3,613 $1,362,704,371 23.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,441 $920,664,647 15.8%
Total Expenditures $15,451 $5,827,607,317 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,622 $18,950,007,358 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,089 $2,145,531,133 6.1%
Staff $566 $1,114,152,009 3.2%
General Administration $583 $1,147,898,898 3.3%
School Administration $826 $1,626,982,436 4.7%
Operation $1,236 $2,433,383,753 7.0%
Transportation $681 $1,340,419,899 3.8%
Other $616 $1,214,165,287 3.5%
Total Support $5,597 $11,022,815,251 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,533 $4,988,320,395 14.3%
Total Expenditures $17,751 $34,960,767,627 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%