Plum Grove Junior High School

Plum Grove Junior High School serves 797 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Plum Grove Junior High School operates within the Palatine Ccsd 15 School District.

Overview

The student population of 797 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 55% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 797 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more 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 13:1 13:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
27%
4%
Hispanic
7%
24%
Black
2%
19%
White
62%
50%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.54 0.30
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.
8%
45%
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.
4%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,913 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,832 is higher than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,190 is higher than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Palatine Ccsd 15 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
3
Number of Students Managed 12,913 932
District Total Revenue $147 MM $10 MM
District Spending $139 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,832 $10,546
District Spending / Student $11,190 $10,416
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is District 211 Academy - North (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kirk School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pleasant Hill Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PalatineDistrict 211 Academy - North
    Special Education School
    335 East Illinois Ave
    PalatineIL 60067
    (847)755-6700
    Special Education School

    1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 35 students                      
  • PalatineN Cook Young Adult Acdmy Palatine High School
    Alternative School
    335 East Illinois Ave 200
    PalatineIL 60067
    (847)359-2823
    Alternative School

    1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 34 students                      
  • Palatine Pleasant Hill Elementary School
    434 West Illinois Ave
    PalatineIL 60067
    (847)963-5900
    1 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 569 students                      
  • PalatineWm Fremd High School
    1000 South Quentin Rd
    PalatineIL 60067
    (847)755-2610
    1.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 2732 students                      
  • PalatineKirk School
    Special Education School
    520 South Plum Grove Rd
    PalatineIL 60067
    (847)463-8500
    Special Education School

    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 181 students                      

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