L J Hauser Junior High School

  • L J Hauser Junior High School serves 598 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (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 71% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • L J Hauser Junior High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

L J Hauser Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • L J Hauser Junior High School's student population of 598 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students598 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • L J Hauser Junior High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of L J Hauser Junior High School is 0.50, 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 School Rank#162 out of 3672 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
32%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
63%
48%
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Two or more races
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3%
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Diversity Score0.500.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRiverside 96 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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