Parkland School

1802 N Ringwood Rd
Mchenry, IL 60050
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Parkland School serves 705 students in grades 6-8.
Parkland 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 18% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 705 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Parkland School's student population of 705 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
705 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
57 teachers
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School Rankings

Parkland School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,663 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Parkland School is 0.50, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2290 out of 3663 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
32%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
31%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
64%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Parkland School's ranking?
Parkland School is ranked #2290 out of 3,663 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
What schools are Parkland School often compared to?
Parkland Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Riverwood Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
17% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 18% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
How many students attend Parkland School?
705 students attend Parkland School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
64% of Parkland School students are White, 31% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Parkland School?
Parkland School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Parkland School offer ?
Parkland School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Parkland School part of?
Parkland School is part of Mchenry CCSD 15 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 705 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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