Quincy Junior High School

Quincy Junior High School serves 1,423 students in grades 7 - 9.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Quincy Junior High School operates within the Quincy 172 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1423 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-9
Total Students 1,423 students
Quincy Junior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Quincy Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 71 teachers
Quincy Junior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Quincy Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 18:1
Quincy Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
1%
25%
Quincy Junior High School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
8%
17%
Quincy Junior High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
86%
50%
Quincy Junior High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Quincy 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.
0.25 0.66
Quincy 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.
41%
47%
Quincy 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%
Quincy Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Quincy 172 School District's student population of 6,947 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,430 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Quincy 172 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed 6,947 849
Quincy   172 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $67 MM n/a
Quincy   172 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $75 MM n/a
Quincy   172 School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,430 n/a
Quincy   172 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,567 n/a
Quincy   172 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Adams County Rssp High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Baldwin Intermediate (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Early Childhood Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • QuincyEarly Childhood Elementary School
    Grades: PK | 500 students
    0.6 miles
    401 South 8th St
    QuincyIL 62301
    (217)228-7121
    0.6PK500
  • QuincyAdams County Rssp High SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 53 students
    0.7 miles
    1416 Maine St
    QuincyIL 62301
    (217)223-1065
    0.77-1253
  • QuincyAdams Elementary School
    Grades: KG-3 | 391 students
    0.9 miles
    2001 Jefferson St
    QuincyIL 62301
    (217)222-2530
    0.9KG-3391
  • QuincyMadison School
    Grades: KG-3 | 381 students
    0.9 miles
    2435 Maine St
    QuincyIL 62301
    (217)223-6096
    0.9KG-3381
  • QuincyDewey Elementary School
    Grades: KG-3 | 249 students
    1 miles
    2040 Cherry St
    QuincyIL 62301
    (217)228-7117
    1KG-3249

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