Thurgood Marshall School

4664 N Rockton Ave
Rockford, IL 61103
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Thurgood Marshall School serves 464 students in grades 5-8.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 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 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Thurgood Marshall School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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 grown by 27% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2020)
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students464 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Rankings

Thurgood Marshall School is ranked within the top 1% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Thurgood Marshall School is 0.55, 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
#8 out of 3655 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
33%
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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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American Indian
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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
64%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.550.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
8%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Thurgood Marshall School is Harlem High School - 9th Grade Campus (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Kennedy Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rockford Kennedy Middle School Math: 3% | Reading: 7%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 502 students
    0.1 miles
    520 N Pierpont Ave
    Rockford, IL 61101
    (815) 654-4880
    0.1 6-8 502
  • Rockford Montessori Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 12% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 554 students
    0.1 miles
    2021 Hawthorne Dr
    Rockford, IL 61107
    (815) 654-4906
    0.1 PK-8 554
  • Rockford Conklin Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 337 students
    1.4 miles
    3003 Halsted Rd
    Rockford, IL 61101
    (815) 654-4860
    1.4 K-5 337
  • Rockford West View Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 499 students
    1.4 miles
    1720 Halsted Rd
    Rockford, IL 61103
    (815) 654-4945
    1.4 K-5 499
  • Loves Park Loves Park Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-6 | 348 students
    2.1 miles
    344 Grand Ave
    Loves Park, IL 61111
    (815) 654-4501
    2.1 1-6 348

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