Everett F Kerr Middle School

  • Everett F Kerr Middle School serves 346 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6% (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 19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Everett F Kerr Middle School's student population of 346 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students346 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Everett F Kerr Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Everett F Kerr Middle School is 0.37, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#3232 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Everett F Kerr Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:116:1
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Hispanic
77%
26%
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Black
19%
17%
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White
4%
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 Everett F Kerr Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.370.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCook County SD 130 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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