Michelle Obama School Of Technology

215 Wilson St
Park Forest, IL 60466
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Michelle Obama School Of Technology serves 584 students in grades 4-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 13% (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 27% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Michelle Obama School Of Technology 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 student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Michelle Obama School Of Technology places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Michelle Obama School Of Technology's student population of 584 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students584 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Michelle Obama School Of Technology 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 Michelle Obama School Of Technology is 0.24, 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 Testing Rank
#2620 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
6%
26%
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Black
87%
17%
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White
3%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.240.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePark Forest 163 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Michelle Obama School Of Technology is Rich East Campus High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is O W Huth Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mohawk Primary Center (0.5 miles away)
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