School Details

George O Barr School

1305 5th Avenue, Silvis, IL 61282
(309) 792-0639
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 371 students 18 students/teacher (IL avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

37%
37%
55%
49%
49%
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
  • Silvis Sd 34 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

45%
45%
60%
40%
40%
59%
69%
69%
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
  • Silvis Sd 34 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

46%
46%
59%
55%
55%
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
  • Silvis Sd 34 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

George O Barr School is a public elementary school in Silvis. The principal of George O Barr School is Mr. Michael Hughes. 371 students go to George O Barr School and identify as Multiracial; Black, non-Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 0% of the George O Barr School students are "limited in English proficiency." 46% of the 371 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 55% get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at George O Barr School is 18:1. Eagle Ridge School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Multiracial 8% %
Black, non-Hispanic 7% 5%
White, non-Hispanic 60% 66%
Hispanic 23% 19%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 2%
Asian 1% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 55% 43%
Limited English proficiency 0% 0%
Economically disadvantaged 46% 46%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    The school refused to register my brother the first day of school because they are too busy how ever the high school registered my sister and I the first day with no problem.

  • (5 years ago)

    The teachers are great they really care about their students their families and the school.

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