Mcdade Elementary Classical School

8801 South Indiana Ave, Chicago, IL 60619 | (773) 535-3669
  • Grades: KG-6
  • Student Enrollment: 188
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 8801 S Indiana Ave, Chicago, IL 60619
  • Principal or Admin: Rufus Coleman
School Operational Details
  • Magnet School
School District Details
  • Chicago Public Schools
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $10,392
  • Graduation Rate: 63.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 16.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.8
  • Enrolled Students: 406,068

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 188
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 13.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 83 (44.1%)
  • Females: 105 (55.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 20 (10.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 37 (19.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 57 (30.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Mcdade Elementary Classical School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black18598.4%
Asian--
Hispanic10.5%
White21.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Mcdade Elementary Classical School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten2312.2%
1st Grade2714.4%
2nd Grade3016.0%
3rd Grade2915.4%
4th Grade3016.0%
5th Grade2613.8%
6th Grade2312.2%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
96.8%
District:
91.5%
State:
93.9%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Mcdade Elementary Classical School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on May 23, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • GIFTED SCHOOL for young urban children on Chicago's Southside. The children are taught 1-2 years above their age in both Reading & Math. They win citywide science fairs, math competitions and oratorical competitions annually. Each grade K-6 switches classrooms each week based upon the subject. They are engaged with Music, Art, French/Spanish, Computer Technology, Library work, Social Studies, Science and Lab work as well. AAAAA

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