Central Middle School

  • Central Middle School serves 762 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (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 36% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Central Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Central Middle School's student population of 762 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students762 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Middle School is ranked within the top 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 Central Middle School is 0.46, 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#1706 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
14%
26%
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Black
7%
17%
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White
72%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.460.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCCSD 146 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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