Maroa-Forsyth Grade School

Serves grades PK - 6

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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.

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School Overview

Address
641 E Shafer St
Forsyth, IL 62535
Phone
(217) 877-2023
District
MAROA FORSYTH CUSD 2
County
MACON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
566
Classroom Teachers
33

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

8

(10 is best)

Better than 75.7% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Maroa-Forsyth Grade School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

50 40 30 20 10 0
42%
38%
42%
36%
42%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
50%
34%
52%
36%
47%
33%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
50%
33%
57%
37%
42%
29%
50%
33%
57%
37%
42%
29%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
17
16
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 70 12.4%
Kindergarten 77 13.6%
Grade 1 97 17.1%
Grade 2 82 14.5%
Grade 3 69 12.2%
Grade 4 77 13.6%
Grade 5 92 16.3%
Grade 6 2 0.4%
Total 566 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 83.6% 84.6% 49.6%
Black 3.8% 3.6% 17.1%
Hispanic 1.6% 1.5% 27.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 10.3% 9.5% 5.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.9% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 24.2% 23.3% 48.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 22.4% 21.9% 46.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.8% 1.4% 2.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 6,002 12,671,821
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 106.2 227
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.2% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.7% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.9% 33.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.4% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 18.8% 15.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 2,345 4,846,134
Single Parent Households With Children 12.0% 10.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.6% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 38.2% 34.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 19.7% 15.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.1% 16.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.1% 12.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.8% 16.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.7% 15.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.6% 12.7%
$15,000 or less 4.1% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,215 $8,499,000 59.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $353 $416,000 2.9%
Staff $16 $19,000 0.1%
General Administration $638 $751,000 5.3%
School Administration $556 $655,000 4.6%
Operation $1,014 $1,194,000 8.4%
Transportation $702 $827,000 5.8%
Other $260 $306,000 2.1%
Total Support $3,538 $4,168,000 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,374 $1,618,000 11.3%
Total Expenditures $12,126 $14,285,000 100.0%
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%