Kingsley Junior High School

303 Kingsley St
Normal, IL 61761
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Kingsley Junior High School serves 844 students in grades 6-8.
Kingsley 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 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Kingsley Junior High School's student population of 844 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students844 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

Kingsley 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 Kingsley Junior High School is 0.49, 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
#1430 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
13%
17%
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White
70%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.490.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMclean County USD 5 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kingsley Junior High School is University High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Thomas Metcalf School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Normal Thomas Metcalf School Alternative School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-8 | 427 students
    0.1 miles
    Isu Campus Box 7000
    Normal, IL 61790
    (309) 438-7621
    0.1 PK-8 427
  • Normal Oakdale Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 415 students
    0.3 miles
    601 S Adelaide St
    Normal, IL 61761
    (309) 557-4421
    0.3 K-5 415
  • Normal University High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 612 students
    0.5 miles
    Isu Campus Box 7100
    Normal, IL 61790
    (309) 438-8542
    0.5 9-12 612
  • Normal Glenn Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 276 students
    0.8 miles
    306 Glenn Ave
    Normal, IL 61761
    (309) 557-4418
    0.8 K-5 276
  • Normal Chiddix Junior High School Math: 34% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 690 students
    0.9 miles
    300 S Walnut St
    Normal, IL 61761
    (309) 557-4405
    0.9 6-8 690

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