Taft School

Serves grades PK - 1

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
393 E 163rd St
Harvey, IL 60426
Phone
(708) 339-2710
District
SOUTH HOLLAND SD 151
County
COOK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
395
Classroom Teachers
25

School Quality Ratings

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Taft School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 33
Proficiency in Reading 36
Proficiency in Math 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.12
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.63
AVG FOR STATE 14.90
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 127 32.2%
Kindergarten 125 31.6%
Grade 1 143 36.2%
Total 395 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 1.3% 1.1% 49.7%
Black 61.7% 65.7% 17.3%
Hispanic 37.0% 32.4% 27.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.2% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.6% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 99.5% 99.7% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 98.0% 98.9% 46.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.5% 0.8% 2.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 14,218 12,741,080
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,455.9 228
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 26.2% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.5% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.1% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 13.5% 14.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 4,463 4,830,038
Single Parent Households With Children 25.5% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 83.3% 88.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 18.8% 34.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.9% 14.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.6% 15.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.5% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 22.6% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.2% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.6% 13.2%
$15,000 or less 14.7% 10.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,532 $15,003,368 50.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,274 $2,005,276 6.8%
Staff $549 $864,126 2.9%
General Administration $692 $1,089,208 3.7%
School Administration $1,144 $1,800,656 6.1%
Operation $1,136 $1,788,064 6.1%
Transportation $947 $1,490,578 5.1%
Other $974 $1,533,076 5.2%
Total Support $6,715 $10,569,410 35.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,494 $3,925,556 13.3%
Total Expenditures $18,741 $29,498,334 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,622 $18,950,007,358 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,089 $2,145,531,133 6.1%
Staff $566 $1,114,152,009 3.2%
General Administration $583 $1,147,898,898 3.3%
School Administration $826 $1,626,982,436 4.7%
Operation $1,236 $2,433,383,753 7.0%
Transportation $681 $1,340,419,899 3.8%
Other $616 $1,214,165,287 3.5%
Total Support $5,597 $11,022,815,251 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,533 $4,988,320,395 14.3%
Total Expenditures $17,751 $34,960,767,627 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%