CICS Jackson

1/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
3
Grades
K-8
Students
501
Type
Public charter
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Academics
1/10
Test scores
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Very concerning:

Test scores at this school fall far below the state average. This means that students at this school are not performing at grade level.


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Math
3%
State avg: 29%
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English
7%
State avg: 38%
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1/10
Student progress

Very concerning:

Students at this school are making far less academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

Depending on the school's test scores, student progress (also known as student growth) means different things.

Very low progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point and falling even farther behind their peers.

Very low progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills but that the school is not contributing to student learning as much as other schools in the state.


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Equity
Environment
Students
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Black
67%
White
11%
Two or more races
10%
Hispanic
10%
Asian
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
19 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
32%
State avg: 12%
% of full time teachers who are certified
96%
State avg: 99%
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3 Reviews
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Neighborhood
615 South 5th Street
Rockford, IL 61104
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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