Legacy Academy Of Excellence Charter

  • Legacy Academy Of Excellence Charter serves 315 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Legacy Academy Of Excellence Charter's student population of 315 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students315 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Legacy Academy Of Excellence Charter
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Legacy Academy Of Excellence Charter by grade.

School Comparison

  • Legacy Academy Of Excellence Charter's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Legacy Academy Of Excellence Charter is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#3208 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Legacy Academy Of Excellence Charter and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Legacy Academy Of Excellence Charter and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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Hispanic
25%
26%
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Black
60%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Legacy Academy Of Excellence Charter and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
11%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Legacy Academy Of Excellence Charter and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Legacy Academy Of Excellence Charter.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.570.32
This chart display the diversity score of Legacy Academy Of Excellence Charter and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥50%
87%
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Legacy Academy Of Excellence Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Legacy Academy Of Excellence Charter 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 SD 205 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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