Heritage Junior High School (Closed 2013)

  • Heritage Junior High School served 114 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 85-89% (which was higher than the Illinois state average of 80%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 80-84% (which was higher than the Illinois state average of 75%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students114 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Heritage Junior High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Heritage Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
75%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Heritage Junior High 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
n/a
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Heritage Junior High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Black
n/a
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Heritage Junior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
98%
49%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Heritage Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.040.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Heritage Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHeritage CUSD 8 School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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