905 Maple Ave
Galesburg, IL 61401
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Churchill Junior High School serves 596 students in grades 7-8.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 596 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Churchill Junior High School's student population of 596 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
596 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Churchill Junior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Churchill Junior High School is 0.59, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1655 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
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15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
12%
27%
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Black
14%
17%
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White
61%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
9%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

23% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% IL state average), while 44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% IL state average).

How many students attend Churchill Junior High School?

596 students attend Churchill Junior High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

61% of Churchill Junior High School students are White, 14% of students are Black, 12% of students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.

What grades does Churchill Junior High School offer ?

Churchill Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 7-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 596 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 39%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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