Maroa-forsyth Grade School

  • Maroa-forsyth Grade School serves 545 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Maroa-forsyth Grade School's student population of 545 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Maroa-forsyth Grade School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Maroa-forsyth Grade School is 0.36, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#763 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maroa-forsyth Grade School 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 Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Maroa-forsyth Grade School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Maroa-forsyth Grade School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
5%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Maroa-forsyth Grade School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
79%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Maroa-forsyth Grade School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Maroa-forsyth Grade School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.360.68
This chart display the diversity score of Maroa-forsyth Grade School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Maroa-forsyth Grade School 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 Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maroa-forsyth Grade School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMaroa Forsyth CUSD 2 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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