Galatia Junior High School

  • Galatia Junior High School serves 72 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Galatia Junior High School's student population of 72 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students72 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Galatia Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Galatia Junior High School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. 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#3240 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Hispanic
7%
26%
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White
91%
49%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.170.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGalatia CUSD 1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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