Thurgood Marshall School

  • Thurgood Marshall School serves 464 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 93% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 95% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Thurgood Marshall School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Thurgood Marshall School's student population of 464 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students464 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thurgood Marshall School is ranked within the top 1% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thurgood Marshall School is 0.54, 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 School Rank (16-17)#4 out of 3679 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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Asian
17%
5%
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Hispanic
9%
26%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
65%
48%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.540.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRockford 205 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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