Taft Elementary School

1125 Oregon Ave, Joliet, IL 60435 | (815) 725-2700
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 363
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Kathleen Ireland
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 363
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 20.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 181 (49.9%)
  • Females: 157 (43.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 46 (12.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 196 (54.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 242 (66.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Taft Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black5916.3%
Asian20.6%
Hispanic9827.0%
White17949.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Taft Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten7219.8%
1st Grade7420.4%
2nd Grade6618.2%
3rd Grade5114.0%
4th Grade5916.3%
5th Grade4111.3%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
94.5%
District:
94.0%
State:
93.9%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Taft Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on May 07, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • What can I say about Taft? Nothing positive. The special ed. people are atrocious,downright mean and bullies. I took my child out of there. It's just a disgusting depressing place. If you have a child there, keep a close eye on the staff and the day to day "activities",make yourself seen OFTEN

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