Thomasboro Grade School

  • Thomasboro Grade School serves 154 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Thomasboro Grade School 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Thomasboro Grade School's student population of 154 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students154 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thomasboro Grade School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Thomasboro Grade School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank#2837 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
11%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
77%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.390.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThomasboro CCSD 130 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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