Rosa L Parks Middle School

  • Rosa L Parks Middle School serves 332 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 7% (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 15% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Rosa L Parks Middle School's student population of 332 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students332 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rosa L Parks Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rosa L Parks Middle School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. 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#3112 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rosa L Parks Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Hispanic
35%
26%
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Black
63%
17%
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White
2%
49%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rosa L Parks Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.490.32
This chart display the diversity score of Rosa L Parks Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rosa L Parks Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameW Harvey-Dixmoor PSD 147 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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