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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 public middle schools managed by Freeport SD 145 School District serving 1,153 students in Freeport, Illinois.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois state average of 51%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Freeport SD 145 School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Freeport Carl Sandburg Middle School Magnet School
    1717 W Eby St
    Freeport, IL 61032
    (815)232-0340

    Grades: 5-8 | 467 students
  • Freeport Freeport Middle School Magnet School
    701 W Empire St
    Freeport, IL 61032
    (815)232-0500

    Grades: 5-8 | 686 students

Overview

School District NameFreeport SD 145 School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,996 students
# of Teachers294 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students1,752 students
% Male Students
44%
# of Female Students2,244 students
% Female Students
56%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.65
# of American Indian Students6 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students30 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students415 students
% Hispanic Students
10%
# of Black Students972 students
% Black Students
24%
# of White Students2,052 students
% White Students
51%
# of Hawaiian Students6 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students515 students
% of Two or more races Students
13%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:133
# of Students in Kindergarten:289
# of Students in 1st Grade:303
# of Students in 2nd Grade:312
# of Students in 3rd Grade:313
# of Students in 4th Grade:303
# of Students in 5th Grade:301
# of Students in 6th Grade:275
# of Students in 7th Grade:297
# of Students in 8th Grade:280
# of Students in 9th Grade:323
# of Students in 10th Grade:317
# of Students in 11th Grade:283
# of Students in 12th Grade:266
# of Ungraded Students:1

District Comparison

  • Freeport SD 145 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 851 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 78% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
38%
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Graduation Rate
75%
87%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,736 in this school district is less than the state average of $14,514. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,631 is less than the state average of $14,861. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IL)
Total Revenue$50 MM$11 MM
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Spending$49 MM$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Freeport SD 145 School District and average spending for each school distric in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,736$14,514
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Spending / Student$11,631$14,861
This chart display average spending per public school student in Freeport SD 145 School District and average spending per public school student in IL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Freeport SD 145 School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.65, which is higher than the Illinois average of 0.32. The most diverse school in the district is Blackhawk Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.