Lombard Junior High School

1220 E Knox St
Galesburg, IL 61401
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Lombard Junior High School serves 485 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Lombard Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Lombard Junior High School's student population of 485 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students485 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Lombard Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Lombard Junior High School is 0.62, 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
#2778 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
16%
26%
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Black
13%
17%
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White
57%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
14%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.620.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGalesburg CUSD 205 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lombard Junior High School is Raes East Alternative Ed (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Raes Rssp (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is King School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Galesburg King School
    Grades: K-5 | 362 students
    0.5 miles
    1018 S Farnham St
    Galesburg, IL 61401
    (309) 973-2012
    0.5 K-5 362
  • Galesburg Raes Night School Alternative School
    Grades: Inquire with school
    0.5 miles
    121 S Prairie St.
    Galesburg, IL 61401
    (309) 345-3828
    0.5 Inquire with school n/a
  • Galesburg Raes Rssp Alternative School
    Grades: 8 | 15 students
    0.5 miles
    121 S Prairie St
    Galesburg, IL 61401
    (309) 734-6822
    0.5 8 15
  • Galesburg Raes East Alternative Ed Alternative School
    Grades: 12 | 4 students
    0.9 miles
    325 E Main St
    Galesburg, IL 61401
    (309) 345-0101
    0.9 12 4
  • Galesburg Nielson Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 421 students
    1.0 miles
    547 N Farnham St
    Galesburg, IL 61401
    (309) 973-2014
    1.0 K-5 421

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