Robertson Charter School

Serves grades PK - 8

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

School Overview

Address
2240 E Geddes Ave
Decatur, IL 62526
Phone
(217) 428-7072
District
DECATUR SD 61
County
MACON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
348
Classroom Teachers
1

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

1

(10 is best)

Better than 1.7% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Robertson Charter School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

50 40 30 20 10 0
5%
38%
5%
36%
5%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

40 30 20 10 0
10%
34%
10%
36%
10%
33%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

50 40 30 20 10 0
5%
33%
5%
37%
5%
29%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

40 30 20 10 0
5%
30%
5%
34%
5%
25%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

50 40 30 20 10 0
10%
35%
15%
40%
5%
29%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

50 40 30 20 10 0
5%
35%
5%
38%
5%
32%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

360 340 320 300 280 260 240 220 200 180 160 140 120 100 80 60 40 20 0
348
19
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 26 7.5%
Grade 1 25 7.2%
Grade 2 32 9.2%
Grade 3 40 11.5%
Grade 4 38 10.9%
Grade 5 34 9.8%
Grade 6 54 15.5%
Grade 7 54 15.5%
Grade 8 45 12.9%
Total 348 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 1.7% 37.2% 49.6%
Black 97.1% 56.5% 17.1%
Hispanic 0.3% 4.3% 27.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 1.4% 5.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.5% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 77.0% 72.3% 48.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 77.0% 72.3% 46.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 2.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 65,372 12,671,821
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,402.2 227
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.6% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.1% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.8% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.4% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 19.2% 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 28,311 4,846,134
Single Parent Households With Children 12.5% 10.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.4% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 19.7% 34.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.1% 15.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.2% 16.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.8% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.1% 16.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.0% 15.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.9% 12.7%
$15,000 or less 19.1% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,508 $48,910,000 42.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $579 $5,138,000 4.5%
Staff $519 $4,606,000 4.0%
General Administration $573 $5,085,000 4.4%
School Administration $745 $6,615,000 5.7%
Operation $1,268 $11,263,000 9.8%
Transportation $713 $6,331,000 5.5%
Other $801 $7,113,000 6.2%
Total Support $5,197 $46,151,000 40.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,266 $20,126,000 17.5%
Total Expenditures $12,972 $115,187,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,823 $19,082,390,000 53.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,139 $2,211,837,000 6.2%
Staff $594 $1,154,531,000 3.2%
General Administration $601 $1,167,885,000 3.3%
School Administration $852 $1,655,260,000 4.6%
Operation $1,301 $2,528,130,000 7.0%
Transportation $726 $1,410,959,000 3.9%
Other $604 $1,173,773,000 3.3%
Total Support $5,818 $11,302,375,000 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,834 $5,504,646,000 15.3%
Total Expenditures $18,475 $35,889,411,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%