Central Junior High School

  • Central Junior High School serves 255 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6% (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 24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Central Junior High 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 15:1 is equal to 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%.

School Overview

  • Central Junior High School's student population of 255 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students255 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Junior High 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central 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 School Rank#3059 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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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
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17%
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White
96%
48%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.080.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFrankfort CUSD 168 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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