Carthage Middle School

210 South Adams St

Carthage, IL 62321-1420

Tel: (217)357-3914
Grades: 5-8

181 students

Carthage Middle School serves 181 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Carthage Middle School operates within the Carthage Esd 317 School District.

Overview

The student population of 181 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 181 students
Carthage Middle School Total Students (2008-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Carthage Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2008-2012)
Students by Grade Carthage Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Carthage Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2008-2012)
Hispanic
1%
23%
White
98%
50%
All Ethnic Groups Carthage Middle School Sch Ethnicity Carthage Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.04 0.30
Carthage Middle School Diversity Score (2008-2012)
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.
17%
23%
Carthage Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2012)
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.
25%
26%
Carthage Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 825 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Carthage Esd 317 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 825 949
Carthage Esd 317 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2007)
District Total Revenue n/a $10 MM
Carthage Esd 317 School District Total Revenue (1990-2007)
District Spending n/a $10 MM
Carthage Esd 317 School District Spending (1990-2007)
District Revenue / Student n/a $10,546
Carthage Esd 317 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2007)
District Spending / Student n/a $10,416
Carthage Esd 317 School District Spending / Student (1990-2007)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hancock County Learning Center (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nauvoo-colusa Junior High School (13.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carthage Primary School (0 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CarthageCarthage Primary School
    210 South Adams St
    CarthageIL 62321
    (217)357-9202
    0 mi | 256 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • CarthageHancock County Learning Center
    Alternative School
    553 Main St
    CarthageIL 62321
    (217)357-2294
    Alternative School

    0.2 mi | 6 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • CarthageHancock County Academy
    Alternative School
    553 Main St
    CarthageIL 62321
    (217)357-6915
    Alternative School

    0.2 mi | 5 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • CarthageIllini West High School
    600 Miller St
    CarthageIL 62321
    (217)357-2136
    0.7 mi | 377 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • HamiltonHamilton Elementary School
    1830 Broadway St
    HamiltonIL 62341
    (866)332-3880
    10.4 mi | 355 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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Did You Know?
Hancock County, IL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.04, which is lower than the Illinois average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Hancock County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.