Peirce Elementary Intl Studies School

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6/10
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Reviews
58
Grades
PK-8
Students
1,025
Type
Public
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Academics
7/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A promising sign:

Test scores at this school are above the state average. Because test scores in some states are so low, some students at this school may still not be performing at grade level


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Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Math
28%
State avg: 29%
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English
43%
State avg: 38%
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5/10
Student progress

Worth a deeper look:

Students at this school are making average academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

Average student progress (also known as student growth) means different things. In some states, the average progress is so low, a majority of students are not ready for college and career. It also depends on the school's test scores.

Average progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but keeping up with their peers.

Average progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills and students in this school are learning at the same rate as similar students in other schools.


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Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
Hispanic
58%
White
21%
Black
8%
Asian
7%
Two or more races
5%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
21 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
1029 :1
State avg: 432 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
88%
State avg: 88%
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Neighborhood
1423 West Bryn Mawr Ave
Chicago, IL 60660
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Last modified: June 1, 2017

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