Ingersoll Middle School

1605 E Ash St
Canton, IL 61520
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Ingersoll Middle School serves 772 students in grades 5-8.
Ingersoll 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 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (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 38% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Ingersoll Middle School's student population of 772 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students772 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

Ingersoll 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 Ingersoll Middle School is 0.13, 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
#1577 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
93%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCanton Union 66 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ingersoll Middle School is Royals Rssp Canton (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Farmington Central Junior High School (9.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eastview Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Canton Eastview Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 329 students
    0.3 miles
    1490 E Myrtle St
    Canton, IL 61520
    (309) 647-0136
    0.3 K-4 329
  • Canton Royals Rssp Canton Alternative School
    Grades: 11 | 4 students
    0.9 miles
    749 E Locust St
    Canton, IL 61520
    (309) 575-3226
    0.9 11 4
  • Canton Canton High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 700 students
    1.6 miles
    1001 N Main St
    Canton, IL 61520
    (309) 647-1820
    1.6 9-12 700
  • Canton Lincoln Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 233 students
    1.9 miles
    20 Lincoln Rd
    Canton, IL 61520
    (309) 647-7594
    1.9 K-4 233
  • Canton Westview Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 443 students
    2.3 miles
    700 Old West Vine St
    Canton, IL 61520
    (309) 647-2111
    2.3 PK-4 443

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