Macomb Junior High School

1525 S Johnson St
Macomb, IL 61455
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Macomb Junior High School serves 320 students in grades 7-8.
Macomb Junior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Macomb Junior High School's student population of 320 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students320 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Rankings

Macomb Junior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Macomb Junior High 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
#1755 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
9%
17%
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White
76%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.410.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMacomb CUSD 185 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Macomb Junior High School is Macomb Senior High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Royals Rssp Macomb (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edison Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Macomb Macomb Senior High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 592 students
    0.0 miles
    1525 S Johnson St
    Macomb, IL 61455
    (309) 837-2331
    0 9-12 592
  • Macomb Macarthur Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 127 students
    0.5 miles
    235 W Grant St
    Macomb, IL 61455
    (309) 837-2335
    0.5 PK 127
  • Macomb Royals Academy Macomb Alternative School
    Grades: 10-12 | 21 students
    1.1 miles
    341 S Johnson St
    Macomb, IL 61455
    (309) 575-3226
    1.1 10-12 21
  • Macomb Royals Rssp Macomb Alternative School
    Grades: 7-9 | 3 students
    1.1 miles
    341 S Johnson St
    Macomb, IL 61455
    (309) 575-3226
    1.1 7-9 3
  • Macomb Edison Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 415 students
    1.2 miles
    521 S Pearl St
    Macomb, IL 61455
    (309) 837-3993
    1.2 4-6 415

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