Mahomet-seymour Junior High School

Po Box 560
Mahomet, IL 61853
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Mahomet-seymour Junior High School serves 733 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (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 62% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Mahomet-seymour Junior High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Mahomet-seymour Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Mahomet-seymour Junior High School's student population of 733 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students733 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

Mahomet-seymour Junior High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Mahomet-seymour Junior High School is 0.21, 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
#448 out of 3672 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
89%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.210.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMahomet-Seymour CUSD 3 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mahomet-seymour Junior High School is Mahomet-seymour High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Blue Ridge Intermediate-jr High School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Trail Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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