Rockdale Elementary School

  • Rockdale Elementary School serves 290 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Rockdale Elementary School operates within the Rockdale 84 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 290 students has grown by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 33% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-8
Total Students290 students
Rockdale Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Rockdale Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Rockdale Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeRockdale Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Rockdale Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
5%
Rockdale Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2012)
Hispanic
58%
25%
Rockdale Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
6%
17%
Rockdale Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
34%
49%
Rockdale Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Rockdale Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsRockdale Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.550.67
Rockdale Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
76%
52%
Rockdale Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
2%
Rockdale Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

  • Rockdale 84 School District's student population of 290 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,558 in this district is less than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 27% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,216 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District NameRockdale 84 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed290753
Rockdale 84 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$3 MM$11 MM
Rockdale 84 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$4 MM$11 MM
Rockdale 84 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,558$11,118
Rockdale 84 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,216$11,218
Rockdale 84 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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