Indian Creek Middle School

335 E Garfield St
Waterman, IL 60556
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Indian Creek Middle School serves 210 students in grades 5-8.
Indian Creek Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Indian Creek Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Indian Creek Middle School's student population of 210 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students210 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Indian Creek Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Indian Creek Middle School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1420 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
94%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.120.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndian Creek CUSD 425 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Indian Creek Middle School is Indian Creek High School (5.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Leland Elementary School (10.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Indian Creek Elementary School (5.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Shabbona Indian Creek Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 269 students
    5.1 miles
    301 W Cherokee Ave
    Shabbona, IL 60550
    (815) 824-2122
    5.1 PK-4 269
  • Shabbona Indian Creek High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 211 students
    5.3 miles
    506 S Shabbona Rd
    Shabbona, IL 60550
    (815) 264-7712
    5.3 9-12 211
  • Hinckley Hinckley-big Rock Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 300 students
    6.5 miles
    600 W Lincoln Hwy
    Hinckley, IL 60520
    (815) 286-3400
    6.5 PK-5 300
  • Hinckley Hinckley-big Rock High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 202 students
    7.4 miles
    700 E Lincoln Ave
    Hinckley, IL 60520
    (815) 286-7501
    7.4 9-12 202
  • Leland Leland Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 174 students
    10.0 miles
    370 N Main St
    Leland, IL 60531
    (815) 495-3231
    10 K-8 174

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