Lake Bluff Middle School

31 E Sheridan Pl
Lake Bluff, IL 60044
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Lake Bluff Middle School serves 326 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (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 81% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Lake Bluff Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Lake Bluff Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Lake Bluff Middle School's student population of 326 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students326 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Lake Bluff Middle 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 diversity score of Lake Bluff Middle School is 0.41, 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
#83 out of 3672 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
11%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
76%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.410.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
7%
27%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake Bluff ESD 65 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lake Bluff Middle School is Lake Forest High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Deer Path Middle School West (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lake Bluff Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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