Carbondale Middle School

  • Carbondale Middle School serves 418 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 8% (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 13% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Carbondale Middle School's student population of 418 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students418 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Carbondale Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Carbondale Middle School is 0.65, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. 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#3124 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
13%
26%
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Black
48%
17%
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White
32%
49%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Carbondale Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.650.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarbondale ESD 95 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Carbondale Lewis School Magnet School
    Grades: 4-5 | 269 students
    0.5 miles
    801 S Lewis Ln
    Carbondale, IL 62901
    (618)457-5393
    0.5 4-5 269
  • Carbondale Carbondale Community High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 987 students
    0.6 miles
    1301 E Walnut St
    Carbondale, IL 62901
    (618)457-3371
    0.6 9-12 987
  • Carbondale Thomas Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: 2-3 | 326 students
    1.6 miles
    1025 N Wall St
    Carbondale, IL 62901
    (618)457-6226
    1.6 2-3 326
  • Carbondale Giant City Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-8 | 222 students
    3.1 miles
    1062 Boskydell Rd
    Carbondale, IL 62902
    (618)457-5391
    3.1 PK-8 222
  • Carbondale Parrish Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-1 | 473 students
    3.3 miles
    121 N Parrish Ln
    Carbondale, IL 62901
    (618)457-5781
    3.3 PK-1 473

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