Providing a student-centered environment that encourages parental involvement, Nathan S. Davis offers Pre-K- to 8th-grade programs, two computer labs, Music, and folkloric dance groups. The school enjoys partnerships with UIC Medical Clinic, UIC Organ WIse, Mariachi Heritage Foundation, Little Kid’s Rock, Parent Child Center, Brighton Park NEighborhood Council, and various universities. 

 

School Rating ?

Level 2+ ?

GOOD STANDING

School Grades

PK,K-8

# of Students

600

Governance

District ?

Faculty


Rocio Rosales
Principal

Doris Negron
Assistant Principal


Other

Hours


08:00 AM-03:00 PM
School Hours
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
After School Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
39, 94

Demographics ?


Asian
0.5%
Black
2.2%
Hispanic
93.8%
White
3.2%
Other
0.3%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
96.2%
Limited English
55.2%
Mobility Rate ?
9.9%
Chronic Truancy ?
6.4%
 0
100

Kindergarten:

Full Day

Pre-K:

Full and Half Day

Bilingual Services:

Yes

Classroom Languages:

Spanish

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

Yes
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Refugee Services:

N/A

Title I Eligible:

Yes

Preschool Inclusive Program:

Yes

Significantly Modified Curriculum w/ Intensive Supports Program:

Yes

School Year 2018-2019

2018 School Progress Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 2+ ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
BELOW AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
ORGANIZED ?
NWEA Reading Growth ?
60th
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth ?
53rd
National Average 50th percentile

Healthy CPS
Healthy Schools Image coming soon ?

Creative Schools Certification ?
Creative Schools Image ?

Supportive Schools ?
Supportive Schools Image ?

Awards

Excelerate Award Gold ?

Student Growth By Grade Level AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
3rd
94th
4th
69th
5th
21st
6th
98th
7th
6th
8th
59th
All
60th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
84th
4th
61st
5th
16th
6th
33rd
7th
55th
8th
85th
All
53rd
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level BELOW AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
7th
3rd
40th
4th
34th
5th
20th
6th
43rd
7th
31st
8th
66th
All
35th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
15th
3rd
36th
4th
30th
5th
22nd
6th
35th
7th
51st
8th
59th
All
37th
 0
50
99
National Average
School Culture and Climate Details ORGANIZED ?
The 5Essentials from the My Voice, My School Survey ?
 
Involved Families: Does the school partner with families and communities? NEUTRAL
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? NEUTRAL
Collaborative Teachers: Do teachers work well together and strive for excellence? NEUTRAL
Parent Survey Results ?
 
School Community: Do parents feel welcome and included in the school? WEAK
Parent-Teacher Partnership: Do parents feel teachers partner with them to support student success? WEAK
Quality of Facilities: Do parents feel satisfied with the physical environment of their child's school? VERY WEAK
Safety ?
 
Safety: Do students feel safe in and around the school building and traveling to and from school? WEAK
Behavior and Discipline ?
2017 2018 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 1.9 3.0 5.6
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 13.5% 19.0% 13.5%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 3.4 days 1.8 days 2.0 days
Other Important Metrics
2017 2018 District Average
Student attendance 94.3% 94.3% 93.3%
Teacher attendance 94.7% 94.5% 95%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 63.2% 81.4%
Teachers 86.7% 79.9%
Parents 70% 35.6%

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:  12/14/2018
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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How to Apply
Students can apply online or via paper Choice Elementary Schools application by visiting go.cps.edu.
School-Wide Programs and Models
  • Child-Parent Center (CPC) 
  • Community School 
  • Early Childhood Program 
  • Kindergarten 
  • Tuition Based Preschool 
Creative
  • Dance 
  • Ethnic/Folk Dance 
  • Guitar 
  • Recorder 
  • Tap/Ballet/Jazz Dance 
  • Violin/Strings 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Health Curriculum Utilized 
  • Mobile Asthma Provider 
  • Physical Education 
  • Recess Daily 
  • School-based Dental Services 
  • School-based Health Centers 
Life and Leadership
  • Mentoring for Boys/Girls 
  • Peer Mentors 
  • Service Learning/Community Volunteer Program 
Parent and Community
  • Aerobics 
  • Community Service 
  • Crafts Workshop 
  • Crafts Workshops 
  • Enrichment Classes 
  • ESL Workshops 
  • Fitness Classes 
  • Fitness For Parents 
  • GED English Classes 
  • GED Spanish Classes 
  • Parent Patrol 
  • Running 
  • Safety Workshops 
Scholastic
  • Additional Learning Opportunities (ALO) 
  • Bilingual Support 
  • Book/Reading Club 
  • Homework Help 
  • Technology Club 
Sports and Fitness
  • 16” Softball 
  • Basketball 
  • Boys’ Baseball 
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Volleyball 
  • Cheerleading 
  • Flag Football 
  • Girls on the Run 
  • Girls’ Baseball 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Tennis 
  • Girls’ Track 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
  • Pom-Pon 
  • Volleyball 
Performance
Report Name Date Download
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
6 Month Asbestos Report Fall 2018
Asbestos Inspection Report 2016
Accessibility Summary Report 2014-2015
Facility Assessment Summary Report 2014-2015
Facility Assessment Detail Report 2014-2015
Education Facilities Master Plan 2013
Other
Report Name Date Download
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) 2018-2020
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2012-2014
Continuous Improvement Work Plan (CIWP) 2016-2018
Healthy CPS Report 2018
Healthy CPS Report 2017
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