Clinton Jr High School

701 Illini Dr
Clinton, IL 61727
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Clinton Jr High School serves 377 students in grades 6-8.
Clinton Jr 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 377 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Clinton Jr High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Clinton Jr High School's student population of 377 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
377 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Clinton Jr High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,663 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Clinton Jr High School is 0.26, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2394 out of 3663 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
32%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
6%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
86%
47%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Clinton Jr High School's ranking?
Clinton Jr High School is ranked #2394 out of 3,663 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Illinois.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
How many students attend Clinton Jr High School?
377 students attend Clinton Jr High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
86% of Clinton Jr High School students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Clinton Jr High School?
Clinton Jr High School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Clinton Jr High School offer ?
Clinton Jr High School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Clinton Jr High School part of?
Clinton Jr High School is part of Clinton CUSD 15 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 377 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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