Julia Lathrop Elementary School

  • Julia Lathrop Elementary School serves 413 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 7% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Julia Lathrop 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52%.

School Overview

  • Julia Lathrop Elementary School's student population of 413 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students413 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Julia Lathrop Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Julia Lathrop Elementary School is 0.52, 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 School Rank (16-17)#3541 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
65%
26%
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Black
15%
17%
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White
19%
48%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Julia Lathrop Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.520.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Julia Lathrop Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
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

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