1101 Washington St
Evanston, IL 60202
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Rice Childrens Center serves 36 students in grades 2-8.
Rice Childrens Center 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Rice Childrens Center's student population of 36 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 2-8
Total Students
36 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Rice Childrens Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Rice Childrens Center is 0.56, 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 Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2681 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
15:1
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American Indian
3%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
8%
26%
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Black
64%
17%
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White
14%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
79%
27%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 2-8
  • Students: 36 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 4:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 30%)

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