Bridgeport Grade School

  • Bridgeport Grade School serves 350 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bridgeport Grade School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Bridgeport Grade School's student population of 350 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students350 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bridgeport Grade School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Bridgeport Grade School is 0.08, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank#1257 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
96%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bridgeport Grade School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.080.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRed Hill CUSD 10 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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