School Details

Ransom Grade School

400 South Lane Street, Ransom, IL 60470
(815) 586-4611
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-8 105 students 9 students/teacher (IL avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

46%
46%
55%
46%
46%
59%

Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT)

In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Allen-Otter Creek Central Consolidated School District 65 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

50%
50%
59%
50%
50%
59%

Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT)

In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Allen-Otter Creek Central Consolidated School District 65 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

44%
44%
59%
50%
50%
59%
75%
75%
79%

Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT)

In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Allen-Otter Creek Central Consolidated School District 65 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

67%
67%
59%
53%
53%
60%

Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT)

In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Allen-Otter Creek Central Consolidated School District 65 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Ransom Grade School is a public middle school in Ransom. The principal of Ransom Grade School is Ms. Mary Pat Baima. 105 students go to Ransom Grade School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 0% of the Ransom Grade School students have "limited English proficiency." 18% of the 105 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 34% get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Ransom Grade School is 9:1. Seneca Elementary School South Campus is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Sports

  • Basketball
  • P.E. classes
  • Softball
  • Track
  • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 90% 95%
Hispanic 6% %
Black, non-Hispanic 4% 3%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% %
Multiracial 0% %
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 34% 25%
Limited English proficiency 0% 0%
Economically disadvantaged 18% 18%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (6 years ago)

    ransom is the best ever!!!

  • (6 years ago)

    Great school and teachers

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Overall score

(based on 4 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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