Liberty Middle School

  • Liberty Middle School serves 947 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 42% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Liberty Middle School's student population of 947 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students947 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Liberty Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Liberty Middle School is 0.34, 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#676 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
81%
49%
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Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score0.340.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEdwardsville CUSD 7 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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  • Edwardsville Goshen Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-2 | 481 students
    0.1 miles
    101 District Dr
    Edwardsville, IL 62025
    (618)655-6250
    0.1 PK-2 481
  • Edwardsville Leclaire Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-2 | 346 students
    1.6 miles
    801 Franklin Ave
    Edwardsville, IL 62025
    (618)656-3825
    1.6 PK-2 346
  • Glen Carbon Albert Cassens Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: 3-5 | 537 students
    2.1 miles
    1014 Glen Crossing
    Glen Carbon, IL 62034
    (618)655-6150
    2.1 3-5 537
  • Edwardsville District 7 Alternative School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 69 students
    2.7 miles
    6148 Center Grove Rd
    Edwardsville, IL 62025
    (618)692-7466
    2.7 9-12 69
  • Edwardsville Edwardsville High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2363 students
    2.8 miles
    6161 Center Grove Rd
    Edwardsville, IL 62025
    (618)656-7100
    2.8 9-12 2363

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