Duquoin Middle School

  • Duquoin Middle School serves 487 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15% (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 30% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Duquoin Middle School's student population of 487 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students487 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Duquoin Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Duquoin Middle School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#2359 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
6%
17%
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White
82%
49%
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Two or more races
9%
3%
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Diversity Score0.320.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDuquoin CUSD 300 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Du Quoin Duquoin High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 498 students
    0.7 miles
    500 E South St
    Du Quoin, IL 62832
    (618)542-4744
    0.7 9-12 498
  • Du Quoin Tri-county Ward Special Education School
    Magnet School
    72 students
    0.7 miles
    120 E Spring St
    Du Quoin, IL 62832
    (618)542-5954
    0.7 n/a 72
  • Du Quoin Tri-county Sacred Heart School Special Education School
    Magnet School
    Grades: PK | 1 students
    1.2 miles
    Po Box 472
    Du Quoin, IL 62832
    (618)790-2323
    1.2 PK 1
  • Elkville Elverado Primary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-2 | 106 students
    6.4 miles
    Po Box 130
    Elkville, IL 62932
    (618)568-1321
    6.4 PK-2 106
  • Elkville Elverado High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 120 students
    6.8 miles
    Po Box 217
    Elkville, IL 62932
    (618)568-1104
    6.8 9-12 120

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