Centralia Junior High School

900 S Pine St
Centralia, IL 62801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Centralia Junior High School serves 534 students in grades 5-8.
Centralia 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (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 21% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) 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 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Centralia Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Centralia Junior High School's student population of 534 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students534 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Centralia 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 diversity score of Centralia Junior High School is 0.48, 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
#3012 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
15%
17%
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White
70%
48%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.480.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
28%
27%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentralia 135 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Centralia Junior High School is Safe School Program Centralia (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is North Wamac Grade School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Centralia Centralia Pre-kindergarten Center
    Grades: PK | 53 students
    0.4 miles
    422 S Elm St
    Centralia, IL 62801
    (618) 532-1907
    0.4 PK 53
  • Centralia Field Kindergarten Center
    Grades: K | 148 students
    0.4 miles
    1101 S Locust St
    Centralia, IL 62801
    (618) 532-1907
    0.4 K 148
  • Centralia North Wamac Grade School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 121 students
    0.9 miles
    1500 Case St
    Centralia, IL 62801
    (618) 532-1826
    0.9 K-8 121
  • Centralia Safe School Program Centralia Alternative School
    Grades: 11 | 19 students
    0.9 miles
    1000 E 3rd St
    Centralia, IL 62801
    (618) 548-3885
    0.9 11 19
  • Centralia Bridges Learning Center Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school | 69 students
    1.0 miles
    226 Chicago Ave
    Centralia, IL 62801
    (618) 545-0126
    1 Inquire with school 69

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