Bright Futures Pre-k Prog

932 Harrison St

Galesburg, IL 61401-3057

Tel: (309)343-9848
Grades: PK

206 students

Bright Futures Pre-k Prog serves 206 students in grades PK.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Bright Futures Pre-k Prog operates within the Galesburg Cusd 205 School District.

Overview

The student population of 206 students has declined by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 233% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades: PK
Total Students 206 students
Bright Futures Pre-k Prog Total Students (2008-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Bright Futures Pre-k Prog Total Classroom Teachers (2008-2013)
Students by Grade Bright Futures Pre-k Prog Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 40:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 13:1
Bright Futures Pre-k Prog Student : Teacher Ratio (2008-2013)
Hispanic
7%
24%
Bright Futures Pre-k Prog Hispanic (2008-2013)
Black
13%
19%
Bright Futures Pre-k Prog Black (2008-2013)
White
67%
50%
Two or more races
13%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Bright Futures Pre-k Prog Sch Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.52 0.30
Bright Futures Pre-k Prog Diversity Score (2008-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
75%
45%
Bright Futures Pre-k Prog Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a 6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,922 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Galesburg Cusd 205 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 4,922 759
Galesburg Cusd 205 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $47 MM n/a
District Spending $46 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $9,811 $0
Galesburg Cusd 205 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,630 $0
Galesburg Cusd 205 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Knox County Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Knox County Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nielson Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • GalesburgNielson Elementary School
    547 North Farnham St
    GalesburgIL 61401
    (309)343-0614
    0.5 mi | 427 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • GalesburgHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Silas Willard Elementary School
    495 East Fremont St
    GalesburgIL 61401
    (309)343-3917
    0.6 mi | 454 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • GalesburgKnox County Academy
    Alternative School
    1054 East Losey St
    GalesburgIL 61401
    (309)345-3828
    Alternative School

    0.9 mi | 12 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • GalesburgKnox County Academy (evening Diploma Program)
    Alternative School
    1054 East Losey St
    GalesburgIL 61401
    (309)345-0122
    Alternative School

    0.9 mi | n/a students | Gr. 12                      
  • GalesburgLombard Junior High School
    1220 East Knox St
    GalesburgIL 61401
    (309)342-9171
    1.3 mi | 484 students | Gr. 6-8                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.
Measles in School: A Parent’s Guide in 2015
Measles, the once eradicated disease, has made a comeback in the U.S. in recent months, and a recent study estimates only 50% of people are immunized. The outbreak has raised questions about immunizations and the safety of children in public schools. Learn how to keep your children healthy and reduce their measles risk.
The Surprising Way Schools are Saving Money on Ed Tech
With technology advancing and changing faster than ever, how can educators and schools keep up? The answer: refurbished ed tech.