Taylor Park Elementary School

  • Taylor Park Elementary School serves 240 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (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 10-14% (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 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Taylor Park Elementary School's student population of 240 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students240 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Taylor Park Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Taylor Park Elementary School is 0.68, 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#3485 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
6%
26%
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Black
40%
17%
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White
36%
49%
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Two or more races
18%
3%
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Diversity Score0.680.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFreeport SD 145 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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    0.9 miles
    718 E Illinois St
    Freeport, IL 61032
    (815)232-0480
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  • Freeport Blackhawk Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-4 | 317 students
    1.4 miles
    1401 S Blackhawk Ave
    Freeport, IL 61032
    (815)232-0490
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  • Freeport Freeport High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1189 students
    1.4 miles
    701 W Moseley St
    Freeport, IL 61032
    (815)232-0400
    1.4 9-12 1189
  • Freeport Freeport Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 5-8 | 686 students
    1.4 miles
    701 W Empire St
    Freeport, IL 61032
    (815)232-0500
    1.4 5-8 686
  • Freeport Empire Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-4 | 281 students
    2.1 miles
    1325 Empire St
    Freeport, IL 61032
    (815)232-0380
    2.1 PK-4 281

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