Emge Junior High School

Emge Junior High School serves 324 students in grades 5 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Emge Junior High School operates within the Harmony Emge 175 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 324 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 324 students
Emge Junior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Emge Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Emge Junior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Emge Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 18:1
Emge Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
2%
25%
Emge Junior High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
44%
17%
Emge Junior High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
47%
50%
Emge Junior High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Emge Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.59 0.31
Emge Junior High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
51%
47%
Emge Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
3%
Emge Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Harmony Emge 175 School District's student population of 842 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,674 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,033 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 37% over four years.
School District Name Harmony Emge 175 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 842 938
Harmony Emge   175 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $10 MM $11 MM
Harmony Emge   175 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $10 MM $11 MM
Harmony Emge   175 School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,674 $11,118
Harmony Emge   175 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,033 $11,218
Harmony Emge   175 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Belleville High School-west (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Junior High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ellis Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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