Aptakisic Junior High School

1231 Weiland Rd
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Aptakisic Junior High School serves 507 students in grades 7-8.
Aptakisic Junior High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Aptakisic Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Aptakisic Junior High School's student population of 507 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students507 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Aptakisic Junior High School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Aptakisic Junior High School is 0.58, 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
#89 out of 3672 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
39%
5%
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
52%
48%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.580.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
6%
27%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAptakisic-Tripp CCSD 102 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Aptakisic Junior High School is Adlai E Stevenson High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Twin Groves Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tripp School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buffalo Grove Tripp School Math: 71% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-4 | 702 students
    0.4 miles
    850 Highland Grv
    Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
    (847) 955-3600
    0.4 K-4 702
  • Buffalo Grove Earl Pritchett School Math: 74% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-4 | 618 students
    1.1 miles
    200 Horatio Blvd
    Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
    (847) 353-5700
    1.1 PK-4 618
  • Buffalo Grove Meridian Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 5-6 | 501 students
    1.2 miles
    2195 Brandywyn Ln
    Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
    (847) 955-3500
    1.2 5-6 501
  • Buffalo Grove Prairie Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 1-5 | 423 students
    1.3 miles
    1530 Brandywyn Ln
    Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
    (847) 634-3144
    1.3 1-5 423
  • Buffalo Grove Willow Grove Early Learning Center
    Grades: PK-K | 310 students
    1.4 miles
    777 Checker Dr
    Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
    (847) 541-3660
    1.4 PK-K 310

School Reviews

5  
School has great facilities and is continuously working towards assuring that each child has a quality educational opportunity. I am impressed by the schools administration and teachers. The elementary schools and Stevenson Highschool are the reasons that I moved here.
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