Marquardt Middle School

1912 Glen Ellyn Rd
Glendale Heights, IL 60139
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Marquardt Middle School serves 804 students in grades 6-8.
Marquardt Middle 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (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 32% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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School Overview

Marquardt Middle School's student population of 804 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
804 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
65 teachers
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School Rankings

Marquardt Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 Marquardt Middle School is 0.67, 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 Data
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State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2042 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
14%
5%
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Hispanic
51%
26%
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Black
13%
17%
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White
19%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5  
I loved this school! I attended there in 1972. I now unfortunately reside in Calif. where the schools are horrible! They don't care if kids learn or not! Not the case at all for Marquardt school district!
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 804 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.67 (Top 10%)

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