Kelvin Grove Junior High School

808 Adams St
Lockport, IL 60441
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Kelvin Grove Junior High School serves 366 students in grades 4-8.
Kelvin Grove Junior High 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 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (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 54% (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 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Kelvin Grove Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Kelvin Grove Junior High School's student population of 366 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students366 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Kelvin Grove Junior High 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 Kelvin Grove Junior High School is 0.36, 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
#1142 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
9%
26%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
79%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.360.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLockport 91 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kelvin Grove Junior High School is Lockport Township High School East (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Taft Grade School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Milne Grove Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lockport Milne Grove Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 262 students
    0.3 miles
    565 E 7th St
    Lockport, IL 60441
    (815) 838-0542
    0.3 PK-3 262
  • Lockport Lockport Township High School East Math: 45% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,706 students
    0.7 miles
    1333 E 7th St
    Lockport, IL 60441
    (815) 588-8300
    0.7 9-12 3,706
  • Lockport Taft Grade School Math: 29% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 313 students
    1.0 miles
    1605 S Washington St
    Lockport, IL 60441
    (815) 838-0408
    1 PK-8 313
  • Lockport William J Butler School Math: 46% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 1-4 | 500 students
    1.0 miles
    1900 S Farrell Rd
    Lockport, IL 60441
    (708) 226-5155
    1 1-4 500
  • Lockport Walsh Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 312 students
    1.1 miles
    514 Macgregor Rd
    Lockport, IL 60441
    (815) 838-8031
    1.1 PK-1 312

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