Central Middle School

  • Central Middle School serves 574 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 24% (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 39% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Central Middle School's student population of 574 students has grown by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 45% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students574 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Middle School is 0.67, which is equal to 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#2079 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
24%
26%
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Black
32%
17%
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White
42%
49%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.670.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEvergreen Park ESD 124 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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  • Evergreen Park Southeast Elementary School Magnet School
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