School Details

Wm Nashold Elementary School

3303 20th Street, Rockford, IL 61109
(815) 229-2155
2

(out of 10)

Public Grades 3-5 408 students 15 students/teacher (IL avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

41%
39%
55%
29%
43%
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
  • Rockford School District 205 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

49%
47%
60%
31%
42%
59%
67%
65%
81%

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
  • Rockford School District 205 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

41%
47%
59%
40%
43%
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
  • Rockford School District 205 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Wm Nashold Elementary School is a public elementary school in Machesney Park. The principal of Wm Nashold Elementary School is Peggy Nolte-Heimann. 408 students go to Wm Nashold Elementary School and identify mostly as Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 39% of the Wm Nashold Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 91% of the 408 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 95% get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Wm Nashold Elementary School is 15:1. Arthur Froberg Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 51% 26%
White, non-Hispanic 30% 34%
Multiracial 3% 6%
Black, non-Hispanic 16% 30%
Asian 0.8% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.2% 4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 95% 78%
Limited English proficiency 39% 10%
Economically disadvantaged 91% 68%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (10 years ago)

    I have a 9 year old that goes to this school and he does not like who he has for a teacher. He gets up in front of the class and makes fun of the kids and gives them low self-esteem by yelling at them. And when it comes to helping the child he tells them they have to help themselves.

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