Ricms

  • Ricms serves 536 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Ricms 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52%.

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School Overview

  • Ricms's student population of 536 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students536 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ricms is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ricms is 0.68, which is equal to 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 School Rank (16-17)#3013 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
17%
26%
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Black
31%
17%
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White
44%
48%
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Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score0.680.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ricms and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRock Island 41 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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