Johns Hill Magnet School

1025 E Johns Ave
Decatur, IL 62521
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Johns Hill Magnet School serves 475 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Johns Hill Magnet School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Johns Hill Magnet School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Johns Hill Magnet School's student population of 475 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
475 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Johns Hill Magnet School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Johns Hill Magnet School is 0.74, 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
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2053 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
25%
26%
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Black
25%
17%
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White
37%
48%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.74
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
2%
2%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 475 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 27% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.74 (Top 5%)

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