Central Middle School

Po Box 397
Burlington, IL 60109
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Central Middle School serves 340 students in grades 8.
Central Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (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 70% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Central Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Central Middle School's student population of 340 students has grown by 27% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8
Total Students340 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Central Middle 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 Central Middle School is 0.57, 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
#173 out of 3672 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
13%
5%
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Hispanic
18%
26%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
62%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentral CUSD 301 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Central Middle School is Central High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Prairie Knolls Middle School (5.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Howard B Thomas Grade School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Burlington Central High School Math: 41% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,078 student
    0.2 miles
    Po Box 68
    Burlington, IL 60109
    (847) 464-6030
    0.2 9-12 1,078
  • Burlington Howard B Thomas Grade School Math: 40% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 623 students
    0.4 miles
    Po Box 395
    Burlington, IL 60109
    (847) 464-6008
    0.4 PK-5 623
  • Maple Park Lily Lake Grade School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 214 students
    4.7 miles
    5n720 Il Route 47
    Maple Park, IL 60151
    (847) 464-6011
    4.7 K-5 214
  • Elgin Prairie Knolls Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-7 | 642 students
    5.0 miles
    225 Nesler Rd
    Elgin, IL 60124
    (847) 717-8100
    5 6-7 642
  • Hampshire Cambridge Lakes Charter School Charter School
    Math: 35% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 828 students
    5.4 miles
    900 Wester Blvd
    Hampshire, IL 60140
    (847) 464-4300
    5.4 K-12 828

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