Christopher Junior High School (Closed 2017)

  • Christopher Junior High School served 159 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 40-44% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 59%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 35-39% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 57%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 was lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students159 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Christopher Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:116:1
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
98%
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 Christopher Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.040.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Christopher Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChristopher USD 99 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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