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Analysis: 69 percent of Coretta Scott King Magnet students fail annual tests

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By Local Labs News Service | Dec 17, 2017


Academic results data released recently reveals 31 percent of Coretta Scott King Magnet School students are considered on track for the next grade level, according to a Will County Gazette analysis of the latest Illinois schools report card.

The end-of-year tests known as the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers, or PARCC, are administered to third- through eighth-graders in Illinois, testing them in reading and math based on Common Core standards. A composite score combines the results of the subject tests.

Composite scores for Coretta Scott King Magnet School show about 30 percent met expectations and 1 percent exceeded them. Students whose results are in either category passed the tests and are considered prepared for the next grade level, college or work.

Another 38 percent approached expectations, 25 percent partially met expectations and 6 percent did not meet expectations. Students who scored in these categories are not ready for the next level of schooling, according to the test.

Test results at Coretta Scott King Magnet School, which enrolled 291 students in 2017, fell below state averages.

Statewide, 34 percent of students passed the test and 66 percent failed.

Of students statewide who passed, only five percent 'exceeded' expectations.

Coretta Scott King Magnet School's scores over 3 years

Year
Passed
Failed
2017
31%
69.0%
2016
38.5%
61.5%
2015
36.6%
63.4%

How Will County schools' scores compare

School
City
County
Passed
Failed
Eisenhower Academy
Joliet
Will
79.9%
20.1%
Fry Elementary School
Naperville
Dupage
76%
24.0%
Oliver Julian Kendall Elementary School
Naperville
Dupage
73.9%
26.1%
Danielle-Joy Peterson Elementary School
Naperville
Dupage
67.7%
32.3%
River Woods Elementary School
Naperville
Dupage
67.6%
32.4%
Kingsley Elementary School
Naperville
Dupage
66.1%
33.9%
Wayne Builta Elementary School
Bolingbrook
Dupage
65%
35.0%
Wolfs Crossing Elementary School
Aurora
Kendall
64.3%
35.7%
Spring Brook Elementary School
Naperville
Dupage
64.1%
35.9%
Robert Clow Elementary School
Naperville
Dupage
64.1%
35.9%
Homestead Elementary School
Aurora
Kendall
63.7%
36.3%
Luther J. Schilling School
Homer Glen
Will
63.7%
36.3%
Reed Elementary School
Homer Glen
Will
63.6%
36.4%
Patterson Elementary School
Naperville
Dupage
61.7%
38.3%
Walkers Grove Elementary School
Plainfield
Will
60.2%
39.8%
The Wheatlands Elementary School
Aurora
Kendall
59.1%
40.9%
Chelsea Elementary School
Frankfort
Will
59.1%
40.9%
Freedom Elementary School
Plainfield
Will
58.1%
41.9%
V. Blanche Graham Elementary
Naperville
Dupage
56.2%
43.8%
William E. Young School
Homer Glen
Will
55.8%
44.2%
Frankfort Square Elementary School
Frankfort
Will
55.8%
44.2%
Arlene Welch Elementary School
Naperville
Dupage
55.4%
44.6%
Nelson Ridge School
New Lenox
Will
54.9%
45.1%
Mokena Elementary School
Mokena
Will
54.9%
45.1%
Lincoln Elementary
Plainfield
Will
54.2%
45.8%
Nelson Prairie School
New Lenox
Will
52.7%
47.3%
Arnold J. Tyler School
New Lenox
Will
52.4%
47.6%
River View Elementary School
Plainfield
Will
52.1%
47.9%
Dr. Julian Rogus School
Frankfort
Will
51.1%
48.9%
Troy Hofer Elementary School
Shorewood
Will
50.7%
49.3%
Indian Trail Elementary School
Frankfort
Will
50.6%
49.4%
Hadley Middle School
Homer Glen
Will
49.5%
50.5%
Walnut Trails Elementary School
Shorewood
Grundy
49.4%
50.6%
Beecher Elementary School
Beecher
Will
49.3%
50.7%
William J. Butler School
Lockport
Will
49.2%
50.8%
Spencer Pointe
New Lenox
Will
48.9%
51.1%
Eagle Pointe Elementary School
Plainfield
Will
48.8%
51.2%
Anna McDonald Elementary School
Manhattan
Will
48.3%
51.7%
Arbury Hills Elementary School
Mokena
Will
47.9%
52.1%
Ridge Elementary School
Plainfield
Will
47.7%
52.3%
Pioneer Elementary School
Bolingbrook
Will
47.2%
52.8%
Spencer Crossing
New Lenox
Will
47%
53.0%
Goodings Grove School
Homer Glen
Will
46.4%
53.6%
Ludwig Elementary School
Lockport
Will
44.9%
55.1%
Elizabeth Eichelberger Elementary School
Plainfield
Will
44.8%
55.2%
Liberty Elementary School
Bolingbrook
Will
44.7%
55.3%
Jonas E. Salk Elementary School
Bolingbrook
Will
42.8%
57.2%
Troy Shorewood School
Shorewood
Will
42.7%
57.3%
Robert C. Hill Elementary School
Romeoville
Will
42.7%
57.3%
Three Rivers School
Channahon
Will
42.1%
57.9%
Milne Grove Elementary School
Lockport
Will
42%
58.0%
Pioneer Path
Channahon
Will
41.9%
58.1%
Troy Craughwell School
Joliet
Will
41.2%
58.8%
Richland Elementary School
Crest Hill
Will
40.9%
59.1%
Peotone Elementary School
Peotone
Will
40.6%
59.4%
Bentley Elementary School
New Lenox
Will
40.1%
59.9%
Central Elementary School
Lincoln
Logan
39.7%
60.3%
Troy Heritage Trail School
Joliet
Will
39.7%
60.3%
Meadow View Elementary School
Plainfield
Will
39.6%
60.4%
Mokena Intermediate School
Mokena
Will
38.3%
61.7%
Crystal Lawns Elementary School
Joliet
Will
38.2%
61.8%
L. J. Stevens Intermediate School
Wilmington
Will
38.2%
61.8%
Central Elementary School
Plainfield
Will
37.8%
62.2%
Orenic Intermediate School
Plainfield
Will
37.1%
62.9%
Reed-Custer Elementary School
Braidwood
Will
36.6%
63.4%
Creekside Elementary School
Plainfield
Will
36.5%
63.5%
Troy Cronin Elementary School
Shorewood
Will
36.1%
63.9%
Oster-Oakview School
New Lenox
Will
35.5%
64.5%
Walker Intermediate School
Tinley Park
Will
34.7%
65.3%
Haines Elementary School
New Lenox
Will
32.8%
67.2%
Jamie McGee Elementary School
Bolingbrook
Will
32.8%
67.2%
Monee Elementary School
Monee
Will
31.9%
68.1%
Coretta Scott King Magnet School
University Park
Will
31%
69.0%
Wesmere Elementary School
Plainfield
Will
29.9%
70.1%
Irene King Elementary School
Romeoville
Will
29.6%
70.4%
Independence Elementary School
Bolingbrook
Will
29.3%
70.7%
Grand Prairie Elementary School
Joliet
Will
29.1%
70.9%
Skoff Elementary
Romeoville
Will
28.2%
71.8%
John R. Tibbott Elementary School
Bolingbrook
Will
27.8%
72.2%
Forest Park Individual Education School
Joliet
Will
27.2%
72.8%
Talala Elementary School
Park Forest
Will
26.4%
73.6%
Crete Elementary School
Crete
Will
26.3%
73.7%
Kenneth L. Hermansen Elementary
Romeoville
Will
25.7%
74.3%
Lakewood Falls Elementary School
Plainfield
Will
25.5%
74.5%
Balmoral Elementary School
Crete
Will
23.6%
76.4%
Oak View Elementary School
Bolingbrook
Will
22.7%
77.3%
Wood View Elementary School
Bolingbrook
Will
22.3%
77.7%
Taft Elementary School
Joliet
Will
20.5%
79.5%
Peotone Intermediate Center
Frankfort
Will
19.7%
80.3%
Woodland Elementary School
Joliet
Will
19.5%
80.5%
Bernard J. Ward Elementary School
Bolingbrook
Will
19.4%
80.6%
M. J. Cunningham Elementary School
Joliet
Will
17.8%
82.2%
Carl Sandburg Elementary
Joliet
Will
17.7%
82.3%
Steger Intermediate Center
Steger
Cook
16.2%
83.8%
Lynne Thigpen Elementary School
Joliet
Will
15.9%
84.1%
Pershing Elementary School
Joliet
Will
15.2%
84.8%
Isaac Singleton Elementary School
Joliet
Will
12.4%
87.6%
A. O. Marshall Elementary School
Joliet
Will
12.1%
87.9%
Sator Sanchez Elementary School
Joliet
Will
8.9%
91.1%
Edna Keith Elementary School
Joliet
Will
8.2%
91.8%
Farragut Elementary School
Joliet
Will
6.6%
93.4%

Top 20 Illinois schools' scores

School
City
County
Passed
Failed
Decatur Classical Elementary School
Chicago
Cook
97%
3.0%
Thurgood Marshall Elementary
Rockford
Winnebago
90%
10.0%
McDade Elementary Classical School
Chicago
Cook
87.9%
12.1%
Meadow Glens Elementary School
Naperville
Dupage
86.1%
13.9%
Forest Hills Elementary School
Western Springs
Cook
84.4%
15.6%
Walden Elementary School
Deerfield
Lake
83.9%
16.1%
Poe Elementary Classical School
Chicago
Cook
83.6%
16.4%
Shabonee School
Northbrook
Cook
82.9%
17.1%
Centennial School
Orland Park
Cook
82.6%
17.4%
Grafton Elementary School
Grafton
Jersey
82.1%
17.9%
Willowbrook Elementary School
Glenview
Cook
81.8%
18.2%
The Lane Elementary School
Hinsdale
Dupage
81.6%
18.4%
Greeley Elementary School
Winnetka
Cook
81%
19.0%
Wilmot Elementary School
Deerfield
Lake
80.7%
19.3%
South Park Elementary School
Deerfield
Lake
80.3%
19.7%
Eisenhower Academy
Joliet
Will
79.9%
20.1%
Lincoln Elementary School
River Forest
Cook
79.5%
20.5%
Half Day School
Lincolnshire
Lake
79.1%
20.9%
Oak Elementary School
Hinsdale
Dupage
78.9%
21.1%
Romona Elementary School
Wilmette
Cook
78.8%
21.2%

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