Nkrumah Academy Elementary School (Closed 2012)

Nkrumah Academy Elementary School served 150 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≥80% (which was equal to the Illinois state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≥80% (which was higher than the Illinois state average of 75%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-3
Total Students
150 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
≥80%
80%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
≥80%
75%
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Nkrumah Academy Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Illinois by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
n/a
27%
Black
100%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Nkrumah Academy Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
n/a
47%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.00
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Nkrumah Academy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nkrumah Academy Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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