King Middle Grade School

  • King Middle Grade School serves 578 students in grades 3-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 21% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • King Middle Grade School's student population of 578 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 3-6
Total Students578 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • King Middle Grade School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of King Middle Grade School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#2474 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of King Middle Grade School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of King Middle Grade School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
23%
26%
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Black
58%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in King Middle Grade School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
19%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in King Middle Grade School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in King Middle Grade School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in King Middle Grade School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.580.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in King Middle Grade School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in King Middle Grade School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKankakee SD 111 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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