Abbott Middle School

949 Van St
Elgin, IL 60123
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Abbott Middle School serves 684 students in grades 7-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Abbott Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Abbott Middle School's student population of 684 students has grown by 39% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students684 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Abbott Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Abbott Middle School is 0.49, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2723 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
70%
26%
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Black
10%
17%
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White
12%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.490.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchool District U-46 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Abbott Middle School is Larkin High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kimball Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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