Brownstown Junior High School

421 S College Ave
Brownstown, IL 62418
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Brownstown Junior High School serves 53 students in grades 7-8.
Brownstown Junior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Brownstown Junior High School's student population of 53 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students53 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

Brownstown Junior High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Brownstown Junior High School is 0.08, 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
#988 out of 3672 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
White
96%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.080.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrownstown CUSD 201 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Brownstown Junior High School is Brownstown High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is St Elmo Junior High School (6.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brownstown Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brownstown Brownstown High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 75 students
    0.0 miles
    421 S College Ave
    Brownstown, IL 62418
    (618) 427-3839
    0 9-12 75
  • Brownstown Brownstown Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 243 students
    0.2 miles
    460 W South St
    Brownstown, IL 62418
    (618) 427-3368
    0.2 PK-6 243
  • Saint Elmo St Elmo Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 247 students
    5.9 miles
    519 W 2nd St
    Saint Elmo, IL 62458
    (618) 829-3263
    5.9 PK-6 247
  • Saint Elmo St Elmo Junior High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 73 students
    6.3 miles
    300 W 12th St
    Saint Elmo, IL 62458
    (618) 829-3227
    6.3 7-8 73
  • Saint Elmo St Elmo Senior High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 119 students
    6.3 miles
    300 W 12th St
    Saint Elmo, IL 62458
    (618) 829-3227
    6.3 9-12 119

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