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Public School

James Shields Middle School

  • Grades Served
    5 - 8
  • Students
    605
  • Teachers
    34

James Shields Middle School is a public school in Chicago, Illinois that is part of Chicago Public Schools. It serves 605 students in 5 - 8 with a student/teacher ratio of 17.8:1. Its teachers have had 174 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Contact James Shields Middle School Contact info is sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) annual survey process, so apologies if it's out of date!

  • (773) 535-7115
  • 2611 W 48th St
  • Chicago, IL 60632

James Shields Middle School Students

95%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch We receive data about students' economic need from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) based on the Free or Reduced Price Lunch scale. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
96%
of its student body are Black, Latinx, Native American, or Asian Numbers may not add up to 100 due to NCES survey limitations.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily white students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

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James Shields Middle School Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Nov 28, 2021

DonorsChoose makes it easy for anyone to help a teacher in need, moving us closer to a nation where students in every community have the tools and experiences they need for a great education.

$108,960
raised using DonorsChoose
174
projects funded
26
teachers funded
404
donors
28
projects for basic supplies
38
projects for technology
7
projects for books
1
project for art supplies

James Shields Middle School has received support from 404 individuals from Illinois and 190 individuals out-of-state.

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