Edgewood Middle School

  • Edgewood Middle School serves 532 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 62% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Edgewood Middle School's student population of 532 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students532 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Edgewood Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Edgewood Middle School is 0.25, 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#458 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
9%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
86%
49%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Edgewood Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.250.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Edgewood Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Shore SD 112 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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