Churchill Junior High School

  • Churchill Junior High School serves 485 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 41% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Churchill Junior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

School Overview

  • Churchill Junior High School's student population of 485 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students485 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Churchill Junior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Churchill Junior High 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 School Rank (16-17)#1802 out of 3679 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
14%
26%
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Black
16%
17%
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White
62%
48%
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Two or more races
8%
3%
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Diversity Score0.570.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGalesburg CUSD 205 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Churchill Junior High School is Galesburg High School (0.6 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Raes Rssp (1.4 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Gale School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Galesburg Galesburg High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1271 students
    0.6 miles
    1135 W Fremont St
    Galesburg, IL 61401
    (309)973-2001
    0.6 9-12 1271
  • Galesburg Gale School
    Grades: K-5 | 304 students
    0.8 miles
    1131 W Dayton St
    Galesburg, IL 61401
    (309)973-2011
    0.8 K-5 304
  • Galesburg Silas Willard Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 469 students
    0.9 miles
    460 Fifer St
    Galesburg, IL 61401
    (309)973-2015
    0.9 K-5 469
  • Galesburg Raes East Alternative Ed Alternative School
    Grades: 12 | 4 students
    1.0 miles
    325 E Main St
    Galesburg, IL 61401
    (309)345-0101
    1.0 12 4
  • Galesburg Steele School
    Grades: K-5 | 341 students
    1.1 miles
    1480 W Main St
    Galesburg, IL 61401
    (309)973-2016
    1.1 K-5 341

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