Heritage Grove Middle School

  • Heritage Grove Middle School serves 987 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (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 60% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Heritage Grove Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Heritage Grove Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Heritage Grove Middle School's student population of 987 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students987 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Heritage Grove Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Heritage Grove Middle School is 0.59, 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)#417 out of 3679 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
11%
5%
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Hispanic
17%
26%
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Black
7%
17%
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White
61%
48%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Heritage Grove Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.590.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Heritage Grove Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlainfield 202 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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