Dongola Junior High School

  • Dongola Junior High School serves 63 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (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 ≤10% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Dongola 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 student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Dongola Junior High School's student population of 63 students has grown by 46% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students63 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dongola 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 Dongola Junior High School is 0.18, 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#3337 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio32:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
10%
26%
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Black
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17%
White
90%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score0.180.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDongola USD 66 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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