Esmond service students in Grades Pre-K-8th while implementing research-based instruction. We also offer educational programs for grades 6th - 8th in our International Baccalaureate Middile Years Program (I.B.M.Y.P.) Students are eligible to participate in after-school programs designed to strengthen reading, math, and science as we promote critical thinking skills and prepare all students to become college and career ready. Through 21st Century Community Partnership, we also offer educational programs to further develop social skills, such as hip hop dance, hair braiding, cheerleading, African Dance / Drums, cooking skills and world cuisine, line dancing for adults, multi media / library and science / math club, martial arts and numerous sports activities.

 

School Rating ?

Level 1+ ?

GOOD STANDING

School Grades

PK,K-8

# of Students

217

Governance

District ?

Faculty


Angela Rene Tucker
Principal

Mr. Edwin B. Mason
Other

Hours


07:45 AM-02:45 PM
School Hours
7:45 a.m.
Earliest Drop Off
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
After School Hours

 

Public Transit


CTA Bus
112
CTA Train
Red
Metra
Rock Island District (RI)

Demographics ?


Asian
0.0%
Black
98.6%
Hispanic
0.9%
White
0.5%
Other
0.0%
 0
100

Statistics ?


Low Income
93.1%
Limited English
0.9%
Mobility Rate ?
19%
Chronic Truancy ?
29%
 0
100

Kindergarten:

Full Day

Pre-K:

Half 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 1+ ?
STUDENT GROWTH ?
FAR ABOVE AVERAGE ?
STUDENT ATTAINMENT ?
ABOVE AVERAGE ?
CULTURE & CLIMATE ?
WELL ORGANIZED ?
NWEA Reading Growth ?
99th
National Average 50th percentile
NWEA Math Growth ?
99th
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 FAR ABOVE AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
3rd
99th
4th
99th
5th
99th
6th
99th
7th
96th
8th
96th
All
99th
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
3rd
99th
4th
99th
5th
99th
6th
61st
7th
93rd
8th
99th
All
99th
 0
50
99
National Average
Student Attainment By Grade Level ABOVE AVERAGE ?
Reading (percentile by grade)
2nd
27th
3rd
84th
4th
80th
5th
90th
6th
68th
7th
73rd
8th
71st
All
71st
 0
50
99
National Average
Math (percentile by grade)
2nd
15th
3rd
88th
4th
62nd
5th
65th
6th
13th
7th
35th
8th
59th
All
46th
 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? VERY STRONG
Supportive Environment: Is the school safe and supportive with high expectations? NEUTRAL
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? VERY STRONG
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? STRONG
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 7.0 7.2 5.6
Percent of misconducts resulting in out-of-school suspension 66.7% 42.6% 13.5%
Average length of out-of-school suspensions 1.5 days 2.8 days 2.0 days
Other Important Metrics
2017 2018 District Average
Student attendance 93.6% 94.2% 93.3%
Teacher attendance 94.0% 94.8% 95%
Survey Response Rate
Response Rate CPS Average
Students 65.3% 81.4%
Teachers 99.9% 79.9%
Parents 61% 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

Magnet Cluster (International Baccalaureate Middle Years)

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.

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
  • Community School 
  • Early Childhood Program 
Health and Wellness
  • Crisis Intervention Services 
  • School-based Dental Services 
Scholastic
  • Supplemental Educational Services (SES) Tutoring 
Sports and Fitness
  • 16” Softball 
  • Boys’ Basketball 
  • Boys’ Golf 
  • Cheerleading 
  • Double Dutch 
  • Flag Football 
  • Girls’ Basketball 
  • Girls’ Golf 
  • Girls’ Tennis 
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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