Algonquin Primary Center

  • Algonquin Primary Center serves 139 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Algonquin Primary Center's student population of 139 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students139 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Algonquin Primary Center
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers

School Comparison

  • Algonquin Primary Center's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Algonquin Primary Center is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
Hispanic
7%
26%
Black
88%
17%
White
2%
49%
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Algonquin Primary Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.220.32
Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
46%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePark Forest SD 163 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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