Miguel Juarez Middle School

  • Miguel Juarez Middle School serves 830 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6% (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 7% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Miguel Juarez 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Miguel Juarez Middle School's student population of 830 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students830 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Miguel Juarez Middle 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 Miguel Juarez Middle School is 0.32, 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#3534 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
82%
26%
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Black
12%
17%
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White
3%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.320.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
30%
27%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaukegan CUSD 60 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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