Parkside Jr High School

101 North Parkside Rd, Normal, IL 61761 | (309) 452-8321
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 914
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 101 N Parkside Rd, Normal, IL 61761
  • Principal or Admin: Mary Ahillen
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 914
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 65.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 448 (49.0%)
  • Females: 409 (44.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 51 (5.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 244 (26.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 295 (32.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Parkside Jr High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian60.7%
Black13715.0%
Asian131.4%
Hispanic444.8%
White65771.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Parkside Jr High School
  Number Percent
6th Grade32235.2%
7th Grade28230.9%
8th Grade30933.8%
9th Grade10.1%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
94.5%
District:
94.6%
State:
93.9%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Parkside Jr High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on ISAT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP Information (2010)
Making AYP For Reading Composite: Yes
Reading Composite Percentage
School:
86.4%
District:
81.8%
State:
74.4%
Making AYP For Math Composite: Yes
Math Composite Percentage
School:
89.2%
District:
86.2%
State:
80.5%

ISAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201090.4%91.7%84.6%
200987.7%89.4%82.4%
200885.9%90.1%82.7%
 
Reading Test
201084.8%88.0%81.2%
200984.2%87.2%79.9%
200879.9%84.8%79.1%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201087.3%90.1%84.4%
200986.0%88.4%82.7%
200887.3%88.9%80.4%
 
Reading Test
201083.2%84.2%77.4%
200981.3%83.9%77.5%
200884.8%81.5%77.7%
 
Science Test
201087.0%90.0%82.4%
200983.5%88.1%79.5%
200885.7%86.1%79.2%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201085.6%87.7%83.7%
200986.6%88.6%81.7%
200888.1%88.0%80.3%
 
Reading Test
201085.5%88.0%84.1%
200985.9%86.6%83.6%
200888.4%86.3%81.4%
 
Source: IL Department of Education 2009-2010

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