Brooks Middle School

  • Brooks Middle School serves 407 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (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.
  • Brooks 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 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Brooks Middle School's student population of 407 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students407 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brooks 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 Brooks Middle School is 0.48, 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#3088 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
30%
26%
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Black
66%
17%
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White
n/a
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.480.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarvey 152 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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