Dewey Elem Academy Of Fine Arts School

Serves grades PK - 8

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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.

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School Overview

Address
5415 S Union Ave
Chicago, IL 60609
Phone
(773) 535-1666
District
CITY OF CHICAGO SD 299
County
COOK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
398
Classroom Teachers
28

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

2

(10 is best)

Better than 10.4% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Dewey Elem Academy Of Fine Arts School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

50 40 30 20 10 0
10%
37%
15%
37%
5%
37%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

50 40 30 20 10 0
10%
34%
5%
38%
15%
31%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

40 30 20 10 0
5%
33%
5%
35%
5%
30%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

40 30 20 10 0
5%
30%
5%
33%
5%
26%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

50 40 30 20 10 0
20%
34%
30%
39%
10%
29%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

40 30 20 10 0
20%
32%
10%
35%
30%
30%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
14
16
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 70 17.6%
Kindergarten 38 9.5%
Grade 1 48 12.1%
Grade 2 36 9.0%
Grade 3 40 10.1%
Grade 4 41 10.3%
Grade 5 28 7.0%
Grade 6 30 7.5%
Grade 7 41 10.3%
Grade 8 26 6.5%
Total 398 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.0% 10.7% 49.7%
Black 94.0% 37.0% 17.3%
Hispanic 6.0% 47.5% 27.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 4.2% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.5% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 96.7% 78.3% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 96.7% 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% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.3% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 41.4% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.9% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 12.0% 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,056,108 4,846,134
Single Parent Households With Children 12.0% 10.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 84.5% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 38.4% 34.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 14.3% 15.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.2% 16.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.0% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.6% 16.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.9% 15.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.3% 12.7%
$15,000 or less 14.8% 10.1%

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%