7th Grade Academy

  • 7th Grade Academy serves 204 students in grades 7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • 7th Grade Academy's student population of 204 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 7
Total Students204 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • 7th Grade Academy's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of 7th Grade Academy is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#3437 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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Hispanic
n/a
26%
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Black
93%
17%
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White
5%
49%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in 7th Grade Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.130.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
46%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCahokia CUSD 187 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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    1.1 miles
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    1.3 miles
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  • East Saint Louis Lalumier Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-3 | 278 students
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  • East Saint Louis Vernice G Neely School
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    1.8 miles
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