Rock Island Academy

  • Rock Island Academy serves 524 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 9% (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 5% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Rock Island Academy 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 16:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Rock Island Academy's student population of 524 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students524 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rock Island Academy 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 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rock Island Academy is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#3540 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
13%
26%
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Black
63%
17%
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White
15%
49%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.570.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRock Island SD 41 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rock Island Mlk A R T Program Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1 students
    0.4 miles
    9607 14th St W
    Rock Island, IL 61201
    (309)793-5980
    0.4 6-8 1
  • Rock Island Thurgood Marshall Learning Center Magnet School
    Grades: 7-12 | 170 students
    0.5 miles
    600 11th Ave
    Rock Island, IL 61201
    (309)793-5924
    0.5 7-12 170
  • Rock Island Ricms Magnet School
    Grades: PK-6 | 554 students
    0.6 miles
    2101 16th Ave
    Rock Island, IL 61201
    (309)793-5995
    0.6 PK-6 554
  • Rock Island Rock Island High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1658 students
    1.1 miles
    1400 25th Ave
    Rock Island, IL 61201
    (309)793-5950
    1.1 9-12 1658
  • Rock Island Frances Willard Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-6 | 302 students
    1.2 miles
    2503 9th St
    Rock Island, IL 61201
    (309)793-5940
    1.2 K-6 302

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