Burnham Math & Science Academy is a Science Magnet Cluster school.  The school’s focus is to provide high-quality instruction through rigorous implementation of Balanced Literary Instruction, as well as the Chicago Math and Science Initiative Program.

 

School Rating ?

Level 2 ?

PROVISIONAL SUPPORT

School Grades

PK,K-8

# of Students

423

Governance

District ?

Faculty


Sheryl Paulette Freeman
Principal

Cassondra P. Lockridge
Assistant Principal

Justin Dortch
Office Manager

Hours


08:45 AM-03:45 PM
School Hours
8:30 a.m.
Earliest Drop Off
3:45 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
After School Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
15, 95E, 100
CTA Train
Red

Demographics ?


Asian
0.2%
Black
96.2%
Hispanic
2.8%
White
0.0%
Other
0.7%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
96.5%
Diverse Learners
18.7%
Limited English
0.9%
Mobility Rate ?
18.1%
Chronic Truancy ?
NOT ENOUGH DATA
 0
100

Kindergarten:

Full Day

Pre-K:

Full Day

Bilingual Services:

N/A

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

Yes
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Refugee Services:

N/A

Title I Eligible:

Yes

Accessibility Level:

Usable

Significantly Modified
Curriculum w/ Intensive
Supports Program:
  ?

Yes

School Year 2019-2020

2019 Profile Page Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 2 ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
BELOW AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
PARTIALLY ORGANIZED ?
NWEA Reading Growth ?
54th
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth ?
30th
National Average 50th percentile

Healthy CPS
Healthy Schools Image coming soon ?

Creative Schools Certification ?
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Supportive Schools ?
Supportive Schools Image ?

Awards

Excelerate Award Gold ? Spotlight Award ?

Student Growth By Grade Level AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
3rd
8th
4th
25th
5th
83rd
6th
98th
7th
25th
8th
83rd
All
54th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
33rd
4th
13th
5th
1st
6th
74th
7th
92nd
8th
56th
All
30th
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level BELOW AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
27th
3rd
21st
4th
10th
5th
32nd
6th
19th
7th
55th
8th
79th
All
33rd
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
40th
3rd
22nd
4th
10th
5th
3rd
6th
9th
7th
37th
8th
51st
All
21st
 0
50
99
National Average
School Culture and Climate Details PARTIALLY ORGANIZED ?
The 5Essentials from the My Voice, My School Survey ?
 
Involved Families: Does the school partner with families and communities? WEAK
Supportive Environment: Is the school safe and supportive with high expectations? NEUTRAL
Ambitious Instruction: Is instruction focused, challenging and engaging? STRONG
Effective Leaders: Does leadership focus on results and school improvement? WEAK
Collaborative Teachers: Do teachers work well together and strive for excellence? WEAK
Parent Survey Results ?
 
School Community: Do parents feel welcome and included in the school? NEUTRAL
Parent-Teacher Partnership: Do parents feel teachers partner with them to support student success? NEUTRAL
Quality of Facilities: Do parents feel satisfied with the physical environment of their child's school? NEUTRAL
Safety ?
 
Safety: Do students feel safe in and around the school building and traveling to and from school? WEAK
Behavior and Discipline ?
2018 2019 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 13.1 3.0 5.2
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 23.3% 13.6% 15.1%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 1.2 days 1.8 days 1.9 days
Other Important Metrics
2018 2019 District Average
Student attendance 94.0% 93.7% 92.8%
Teacher attendance 95.4% 95.3% 94.7%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 80.4% 81.4%
Teachers 65.2% 78.5%
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You can find more information about the measures used in this report on the CPS web site.

The State of Illinois Report Card for this school can be viewed at the State Report Card web site.

Program Application Requirements

Open Enrollment

Deadline:  Dec 11, 2020
Grades Served: K-8
Application Requirements
None
Selections
Students who live within the school's attendance boundary can be enrolled automatically and do not have to apply. Contact the school for registration instructions.

Students who live outside of the school's attendance boundary must submit a Choice Elementary Schools application between October and December. Available seats, if any, are filled via computerized lottery. Priority is given to applicants with a sibling who is currently enrolled in the school in grade K-7, and who will remain enrolled in the school for the coming school year.
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Round 1 Application Information (2020-2021 School Year)
  • Number of applicants: 6
  • Number of offers: 0
How to Apply
Students who live outside of the school's attendance boundary can apply online or via paper Choice Elementary Schools application by visiting go.cps.edu.
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • Community School 
  • Early Childhood Program 
  • Kindergarten 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Health Curriculum Utilized 
  • Physical Education 
  • Recess Daily 
  • School-based Dental Services 
  • Targeted Interventions 
Life and Leadership
  • Mentoring for Boys/Girls 
  • Peer Mentors 
Parent and Community
  • 8-9th Grade Transition Workshops 
  • Conflict Resolution 
  • Family Nights 
  • Literacy Workshops 
  • Parenting Classes 
  • Peace Circles 
  • Safety Workshops 
  • Self-Esteem Workshops 
Scholastic
  • Math Team 
  • Poetry Workshops 
  • Tutoring 
Sports and Fitness
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Cheerleading 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
Performance
Report Name Date Download
School Quality Rating Report 2019
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2019
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2019
School Quality Rating Report 2018
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2018
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2018
School Quality Rating Report 2017
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2017
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2017
School Quality Rating Report 2016
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2016
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2016
School Quality Rating Report 2015
Elementary School Progress Report - English 2015
Elementary School Progress Report - Spanish 2015
School Quality Rating Report 2014
Financial
Report Name Date Download
School Segment Report 2010
Building
Report Name Date Download
Asbestos Inspection Report 2013
Accessibility Summary Report 2014-2015
Facility Assessment Detail Report 2019-2020
Education Facilities Master Plan 2013
Other
Report Name Date Download
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2019
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2018
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2017
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2016
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2015
My Voice, My School Parent/Guardian Survey 2014
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2020-2022
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2018-2020
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2012-2014
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2016-2018
Healthy CPS Report 2019
Healthy CPS Report 2018
Healthy CPS Report 2017
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