Miguel Juarez Middle School

  • Miguel Juarez Middle School serves 824 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 7% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 9% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Miguel Juarez Middle School's student population of 824 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 31% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students824 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Miguel Juarez Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Miguel Juarez Middle School is 0.28, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#3324 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
84%
26%
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Black
11%
17%
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White
3%
49%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Miguel Juarez Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.280.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Miguel Juarez Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaukegan CUSD 60 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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