Emge Junior High School

  • Emge Junior High School serves 315 students in grades 5-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Emge Junior High School operates within the Harmony Emge 175 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 315 students has declined by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 315 students
Emge Junior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Emge Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Emge Junior High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Emge Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Emge Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
5%
Emge Junior High School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
2%
25%
Emge Junior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
40%
17%
Emge Junior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
51%
49%
Emge Junior High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Emge Junior High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Emge Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Emge Junior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.58 0.31
Emge Junior High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
55%
52%
Emge Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
2%
Emge Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Harmony Emge 175 School District's student population of 822 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,540 in this district is less than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,565 is less than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Harmony Emge 175 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 822 753
Harmony Emge 175 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $12 MM
Harmony Emge 175 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $11 MM $11 MM
Harmony Emge 175 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,540 $16,005
Harmony Emge 175 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,565 $14,988
Harmony Emge 175 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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