Galva Junior Senior High School

  • Galva Junior Senior High School serves 230 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Galva Junior Senior 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Galva Junior Senior High School's student population of 230 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students230 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Galva Junior Senior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Galva Junior Senior High School is 0.08, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2520 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
96%
48%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.080.67
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Graduation Rate80-89%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGalva CUSD 224 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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