Rockford Science & Technical Academy (Closed 2008)

  • Rockford Science & Technical Academy served 364 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 78% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students364 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Rockford Science & Technical Academy by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
36%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Rockford Science & Technical Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Black
42%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Rockford Science & Technical Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
22%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Rockford Science & Technical Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rockford Science & Technical Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.650.68
This chart display the diversity score of Rockford Science & Technical Academy and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rockford Science & Technical Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rockford Science & Technical Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRockford SD 205 School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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