Galapagos Rockford Charter School

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

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School Overview

Address
2605 School St
Rockford, IL 61101
Phone
(815) 708-7946
District
ROCKFORD SD 205
County
WINNEBAGO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
321
Classroom Teachers
23

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

2

(10 is best)

Better than 18.0% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Galapagos Rockford Charter School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 22 37
Proficiency in Reading 17 37
Proficiency in Math 26 37

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 15 34
Proficiency in Reading 13 38
Proficiency in Math 16 31

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 10 32
Proficiency in Reading 7 35
Proficiency in Math 12 30

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 9 29
Proficiency in Reading 7 33
Proficiency in Math 11 26

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 12 34
Proficiency in Reading 13 38
Proficiency in Math 11 29

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 20 32
Proficiency in Reading 21 35
Proficiency in Math 18.8 29

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.96
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.36
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 32 10.0%
Grade 1 34 10.6%
Grade 2 38 11.8%
Grade 3 37 11.5%
Grade 4 44 13.7%
Grade 5 40 12.5%
Grade 6 29 9.0%
Grade 7 33 10.3%
Grade 8 34 10.6%
Total 321 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 14.7% 33.4% 50.5%
Black 57.0% 33.1% 17.6%
Hispanic 27.6% 28.9% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 4.3% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 33.6% 52.5% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.6% 52.5% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 188,697 12,741,080
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,214.7 228
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.8% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.4% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.3% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.8% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 16.6% 14.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 75,984 4,830,038
Single Parent Households With Children 14.8% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 84.9% 88.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 22.4% 34.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.8% 14.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.2% 15.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.0% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.9% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.8% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.5% 13.2%
$15,000 or less 15.7% 10.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,328 $235,432,560 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,047 $29,598,690 6.1%
Staff $531 $15,011,370 3.1%
General Administration $698 $19,732,460 4.1%
School Administration $714 $20,184,780 4.2%
Operation $970 $27,421,900 5.7%
Transportation $896 $25,329,920 5.3%
Other $771 $21,796,170 4.5%
Total Support $5,627 $159,075,290 33.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,070 $86,788,900 18.0%
Total Expenditures $17,026 $481,325,020 100.0%
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%