Fulton Junior High School

  • Fulton Junior High School serves 592 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 38% (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 51% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Fulton Junior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Fulton Junior High School's student population of 592 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students592 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fulton Junior High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fulton Junior High School is 0.49, 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#963 out of 3679 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:116:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
17%
17%
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White
69%
49%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score0.490.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameO Fallon CCSD 90 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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