1300 N Main St
Bridgeport, IL 62417
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Bridgeport Grade School serves 350 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Bridgeport Grade School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 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).

Top Rankings

Bridgeport Grade School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Bridgeport Grade School's student population of 350 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students
350 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Bridgeport Grade School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
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State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1140 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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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
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
2%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Students: 350 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.08 (Btm 50%)

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