1131 W Dayton St
Galesburg, IL 61401
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Gale 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 25-29% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 35-39% (which was approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
297 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1662 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
(19-20)
n/a
n/a
Asian
(19-20)
2%
5%
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Hispanic
(19-20)
7%
26%
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Black
(19-20)
13%
17%
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White
(19-20)
68%
48%
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Hawaiian
(19-20)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(19-20)
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch (19-20)
46%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gale School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% IL state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% IL state average).

How many students attend Gale School?

297 students attend Gale School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

68% of Gale School students are White, 13% of students are Black, 10% of students are Two or more races, 7% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Asian.

What grades does Gale School offer ?

Gale School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

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