1973 Kensington Ln
Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
John Muir Literacy Academy serves 433 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
John Muir Literacy Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

John Muir Literacy Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

John Muir Literacy Academy's student population of 433 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
433 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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School Rankings

John Muir Literacy Academy is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of John Muir Literacy Academy is 0.76, which is more 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 Data
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State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1016 out of 3655 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
25%
5%
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Hispanic
33%
26%
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Black
20%
17%
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White
19%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.76
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
16%
27%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 433 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.76 (Top 1%)

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