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Some extremely kind folks have shared with us this re-run of Chicago Magazine "best schools" story data that comes up with a crude but helpful list of schools that outperform their demographics when it comes to getting students to proficient or advanced. The top ten are
Chopin, Poe, Courtenay, Williams Lyon, Healy, Leland, Sheridan, Locke. Basically they took the top 250 schools and did a regression using percentage meets/exceeds vs. income. Here's the spreadsheet. Click the map to zoom in etc. Pretty interesting stuff, right?