Po Box 10
Joppa, IL 62953
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Joppa Jr & Sr High School serves 99 students in grades 7-12.
Joppa Jr & Sr High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (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 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 99 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50% in IL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Joppa Jr & Sr High School's student population of 99 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
99 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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School Rankings

Joppa Jr & Sr High School is ranked within the top 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 Joppa Jr & Sr High School is 0.22, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1361 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
n/a
27%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
88%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
≥50%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
9%
3%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 99 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-49% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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