C Henry Bloom Elementary School

2912 Brendenwood Rd
Rockford, IL 61107
(School attendance zone shown in map)
C Henry Bloom Elementary School serves 381 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
C Henry Bloom Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
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 15-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

C Henry Bloom Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

C Henry Bloom Elementary School's student population of 381 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students381 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

C Henry Bloom Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 C Henry Bloom Elementary School is 0.68, which is equal to 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
#2983 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
18%
26%
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Black
27%
17%
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White
46%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.680.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
5%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRockford 205 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to C Henry Bloom Elementary School is Rockford East High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Eisenhower Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maud E Johnson Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rockford Maud E Johnson Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 483 students
    0.7 miles
    3805 Rural St
    Rockford, IL 61107
    (815) 229-2485
    0.7 K-5 483
  • Rockford Eisenhower Middle School Math: 13% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 942 students
    0.9 miles
    3525 Spring Creek Rd
    Rockford, IL 61107
    (815) 229-2450
    0.9 6-8 942
  • Rockford Fairview Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 710 students
    1.3 miles
    512 Fairview Ave
    Rockford, IL 61108
    (815) 229-4230
    1.3 PK 710
  • Rockford John Nelson Elementary School Math: 8% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 424 students
    1.5 miles
    623 15th St
    Rockford, IL 61104
    (815) 229-2190
    1.5 K-5 424
  • Rockford Rockford East High School Math: 15% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,864 student
    1.5 miles
    2929 Charles St
    Rockford, IL 61108
    (815) 229-2100
    1.5 9-12 1,864

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