Edison Junior High School

1400 Earl St
Pekin, IL 61554
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Edison Junior High School serves 354 students in grades 7-8.
Edison 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (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 30% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Edison Junior High School's student population of 354 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students354 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Edison 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 Edison Junior High School is 0.17, 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
#2345 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
91%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.170.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePekin PSD 108 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Edison Junior High School is Pekin Community High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Broadmoor Junior High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is C B Smith Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pekin C B Smith Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-3 | 293 students
    0.1 miles
    1314 Matilda St
    Pekin, IL 61554
    (309) 477-4713
    0.1 K-3 293
  • Pekin L E Starke Elementary School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 208 students
    0.7 miles
    1610 Holiday Dr
    Pekin, IL 61554
    (309) 477-4714
    0.7 K-3 208
  • Pekin Willow Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 249 students
    0.8 miles
    1110 Veerman St
    Pekin, IL 61554
    (309) 477-4716
    0.8 K-3 249
  • Pekin Washington Intermediate School Math: 19% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 568 students
    1.1 miles
    501 Washington St
    Pekin, IL 61554
    (309) 477-4721
    1.1 4-6 568
  • Pekin Broadmoor Junior High School Math: 20% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 384 students
    1.2 miles
    501 Maywood Ave
    Pekin, IL 61554
    (309) 477-4731
    1.2 7-8 384

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