At Dever, we hold high expectations while building strong relationships.  We collaborate, persevere through problems, and know there is always room to improve.  We provide authentic learning experiences based on students’ unique needs. In doing so, we instill a love of learning and excitement for school that encourages risk-taking and empowers students to be leaders of the community.

 

School Rating ?

Level 1 ?

GOOD STANDING

School Grades

PK,K-8

# of Students

727

Governance

District ?

Faculty


Jason F Major
Principal

Jennifer Vitkus
Assistant Principal

Hours


08:00 AM-03:00 PM
School Hours
07:45 AM
Earliest Drop Off
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
After School Hours

 

Public Transit


Not Reported

Demographics ?


Asian
4.0%
Black
1.4%
Hispanic
52.3%
White
38.8%
Other
3.6%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
54.7%
Limited English
29.3%
Mobility Rate ?
7%
Chronic Truancy ?
19.2%
 0
100

Kindergarten:

Full Day

Pre-K:

Full Day

Bilingual Services:

Yes

Dress Code:

Yes

Attendance Boundaries:

Yes
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Refugee Services:

N/A

Title I Eligible:

Yes

School Year 2018-2019

2018 School Progress Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 1 ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
ABOVE AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
WELL ORGANIZED ?
NWEA Reading Growth ?
56th
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth ?
61st
National Average 50th percentile

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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
30th
4th
85th
5th
70th
6th
32nd
7th
89th
8th
45th
All
56th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
59th
4th
86th
5th
70th
6th
18th
7th
57th
8th
71st
All
61st
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level ABOVE AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
52nd
3rd
67th
4th
82nd
5th
75th
6th
89th
7th
81st
8th
83rd
All
79th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
80th
3rd
64th
4th
77th
5th
71st
6th
73rd
7th
77th
8th
83rd
All
76th
 0
50
99
National Average
School Culture and Climate Details WELL ORGANIZED ?
The 5Essentials from the My Voice, My School Survey ?
 
Involved Families: Does the school partner with families and communities? STRONG
Supportive Environment: Is the school safe and supportive with high expectations? WEAK
Ambitious Instruction: Is instruction focused, challenging and engaging? VERY STRONG
Effective Leaders: Does leadership focus on results and school improvement? STRONG
Collaborative Teachers: Do teachers work well together and strive for excellence? STRONG
Parent Survey Results ?
 
School Community: Do parents feel welcome and included in the school? NOT ENOUGH DATA
Parent-Teacher Partnership: Do parents feel teachers partner with them to support student success? NOT ENOUGH DATA
Quality of Facilities: Do parents feel satisfied with the physical environment of their child's school? NOT ENOUGH DATA
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 3.3 1.9 5.6
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 13.6% 8.6% 13.5%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 2.5 days 1.8 days 2.0 days
Other Important Metrics
2017 2018 District Average
Student attendance 94.3% 95.1% 93.3%
Teacher attendance 94.9% 94.9% 95%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 94.1% 81.4%
Teachers 93.1% 79.9%
Parents < 30% 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 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
  • Early Childhood Program 
  • Kindergarten 
Creative
  • Band/Orchestra 
  • Improv 
  • Piano/Keyboard 
  • Rock Band 
  • Step Dance 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Health Curriculum Utilized 
  • Nutrition Program 
  • Physical Education 
  • Recess Daily 
  • School-based Dental Services 
  • School-based Health Centers 
Parent and Community
  • ESL Workshops 
  • Family Nights 
  • Parenting Classes 
  • Peace Circles 
Scholastic
  • Academic Olympics 
  • Algebra 
  • Bilingual Support 
  • Homework Club/Study Group 
  • Homework Help 
  • Newspaper 
  • Science Lab 
  • Writers Workshop 
  • Yearbook Club 
Sports and Fitness
  • Basketball 
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Soccer 
  • Girls on the Run 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Cross Country 
  • Rugby 
  • Soccer 
  • Volleyball 
  • Zumba 
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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