Conklin Elementary School

3003 Halsted Rd
Rockford, IL 61101
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Conklin Elementary School serves 337 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Conklin 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 ≤5% (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 6-9% (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 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Conklin Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Conklin Elementary School's student population of 337 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students337 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Conklin 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 Conklin Elementary School is 0.70, which is more 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
#3543 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
21%
26%
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Black
44%
17%
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White
25%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.700.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
3%
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 Conklin Elementary School is Roosevelt Center (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West View Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rockford Summerdale Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 420 students
    0.7 miles
    3320 Glenwood Ave
    Rockford, IL 61101
    (815) 966-3750
    0.7 PK 420
  • Rockford West View Elementary School Math: 6% | Reading: 9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 499 students
    0.9 miles
    1720 Halsted Rd
    Rockford, IL 61103
    (815) 654-4945
    0.9 K-5 499
  • Rockford West Middle School Math: 4% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 877 students
    1.2 miles
    1900 N Rockton Ave
    Rockford, IL 61103
    (815) 966-3200
    1.2 6-8 877
  • Rockford R K Welsh Elementary School Math: 5% | Reading: 8%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 479 students
    1.4 miles
    2100 Huffman Blvd
    Rockford, IL 61103
    (815) 966-3260
    1.4 K-5 479
  • Rockford Thurgood Marshall School Math: 89% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 5-8 | 464 students
    1.4 miles
    4664 N Rockton Ave
    Rockford, IL 61103
    (815) 490-5400
    1.4 5-8 464

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