Doolittle’s educational priority is strengthening higher order thinking skills. We provide additional programs to our students by offering the Illinois Math and Science (IMSA) program to our intermediate/upper students. Doolittle partners with organizations including Chicago Hilton and Towers, the Chicago White Sox, Vandercook School of Music, IIT, and Kathy Posner.

 

School Rating ?

Level 2 ?

INTENSIVE SUPPORT

School Grades

PK,K-8

# of Students

232

Governance

District ?

Faculty


Ms.Iysha D Jones
Principal

Delman Doss
Assistant Principal

Quilla Vaughn
Clerk

Hours


08:30 AM-03:30 PM
School Hours
8:15am
Earliest Drop Off
3:30 - 6:00pm
After School Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
3, 4, 35
CTA Train
Green

Demographics ?


Asian
0.0%
Black
97.8%
Hispanic
1.7%
White
0.0%
Other
0.4%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
94.8%
Limited English
0.9%
Mobility Rate ?
19.4%
Chronic Truancy ?
49%
 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

School Year 2018-2019

2018 School Progress Report

SCHOOL RATING ?
Level 2 ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
FAR BELOW AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
NOT YET ORGANIZED ?
NWEA Reading Growth ?
54th
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth ?
39th
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
3rd
4th
31st
5th
38th
6th
92nd
7th
96th
8th
41st
All
54th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
1st
4th
16th
5th
3rd
6th
92nd
7th
86th
8th
97th
All
39th
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level FAR BELOW AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
1st
3rd
1st
4th
1st
5th
16th
6th
9th
7th
14th
8th
40th
All
5th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
1st
3rd
1st
4th
1st
5th
4th
6th
7th
7th
6th
8th
27th
All
4th
 0
50
99
National Average
School Culture and Climate Details NOT YET ORGANIZED ?
The 5Essentials from the My Voice, My School Survey ?
 
Involved Families: Does the school partner with families and communities? VERY WEAK
Supportive Environment: Is the school safe and supportive with high expectations? WEAK
Ambitious Instruction: Is instruction focused, challenging and engaging? NEUTRAL
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? STRONG
Quality of Facilities: Do parents feel satisfied with the physical environment of their child's school? WEAK
Safety ?
 
Safety: Do students feel safe in and around the school building and traveling to and from school? VERY WEAK
Behavior and Discipline ?
2017 2018 District Average
Number of out-of-school suspensions per 100 students 9.0 6.2 5.6
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 18.7% 14.2% 13.5%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 2.2 days 1.4 days 2.0 days
Other Important Metrics
2017 2018 District Average
Student attendance 92.1% 93.2% 93.3%
Teacher attendance 95.5% 94.8% 95%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 95.5% 81.4%
Teachers 94.7% 79.9%
Parents 42% 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 
  • Performing Arts 
Creative
  • Band/Orchestra 
  • Choir/Chorus 
  • Dance 
  • Drama 
  • Guitar 
  • Modern/Hip-Hop Dance 
  • Musicals 
  • Talent Show 
  • Tap/Ballet/Jazz Dance 
  • Theater 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • Nutrition Workshop 
  • Recess Daily 
  • School-based Dental Services 
  • Workshops/Classes 
Life and Leadership
  • Mentoring for Boys/Girls 
  • Service Learning/Community Volunteer Program 
Parent and Community
  • Conflict Resolution 
  • Family Counseling/Support Group 
  • Family Nights 
  • Field Trip 
  • Literacy Workshops 
  • Meeting Space For Parent Groups 
  • Parent Advisory/Group 
  • Parent Patrol 
  • Supporting your Student Workshops/Programs 
Scholastic
  • Homework Club/Study Group 
  • Homework Help 
  • Real Men Read 
  • Science Lab 
  • Supplemental Educational Services (SES) Tutoring 
  • Tutoring 
  • WITS (Working in the Schools) 
  • Writers Workshop 
Sports and Fitness
  • Boys’ Baseball 
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Track 
  • Dance 
  • Exercise 
  • Flag Football 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Track 
  • Girls’ Volleyball 
  • Jump Rope 
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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