4949 Marion Ave
Rockford, IL 61108
(School attendance zone shown in map)
A C Thompson Elementary School serves 280 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

A C Thompson Elementary School's student population of 280 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
280 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of A C Thompson Elementary School is 0.65, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
10-14%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
25-29%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
16%
26%
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Black
18%
17%
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White
54%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
5%
2%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 280 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 46%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10-14%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.65 (Top 10% in IL)

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