Parker Junior High School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2810 School St
Flossmoor, IL 60422
Phone
(708) 647-5400
District
FLOSSMOOR SD 161
County
COOK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
918
Classroom Teachers
62

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

4

(10 is best)

Better than 31.9% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Parker Junior High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 24 29
Proficiency in Reading 30 33
Proficiency in Math 17 26

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 26 34
Proficiency in Reading 31 38
Proficiency in Math 21 29

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 16 32
Proficiency in Reading 14 35
Proficiency in Math 18.2 29

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.79
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.24
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 306 33.3%
Grade 7 296 32.2%
Grade 8 316 34.4%
Total 918 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 17.0% 17.1% 50.5%
Black 69.9% 67.4% 17.6%
Hispanic 12.0% 14.5% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.1% 1.0% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 44.4% 46.9% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 36.2% 38.2% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.3% 8.6% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 22,028 12,802,023
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,984.4 230
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.1% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.4% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.5% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.6% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 19.3% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 8,060 4,818,452
Single Parent Households With Children 12.3% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.3% 88.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 49.6% 33.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 20.9% 13.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.7% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 17.0% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.9% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.7% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.2% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 6.6% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,707 $17,664,444 48.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $776 $1,778,592 4.9%
Staff $747 $1,712,124 4.7%
General Administration $697 $1,597,524 4.4%
School Administration $791 $1,812,972 4.9%
Operation $1,420 $3,254,640 8.9%
Transportation $828 $1,897,776 5.2%
Other $719 $1,647,948 4.5%
Total Support $5,978 $13,701,576 37.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,317 $5,310,564 14.5%
Total Expenditures $16,003 $36,678,876 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,469 $17,149,168,027 53.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $866 $1,753,249,816 5.5%
Staff $511 $1,035,392,053 3.2%
General Administration $508 $1,028,089,038 3.2%
School Administration $724 $1,466,036,035 4.6%
Operation $1,137 $2,302,343,028 7.2%
Transportation $625 $1,265,587,571 4.0%
Other $553 $1,119,318,418 3.5%
Total Support $4,923 $9,969,107,562 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,409 $4,878,272,870 15.2%
Total Expenditures $15,801 $31,997,108,858 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%