Minooka Intermediate School

321 W Mcevilly Rd
Minooka, IL 60447
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Minooka Intermediate School serves 1,049 students in grades 5-6.
Minooka Intermediate 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 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (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 46% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Minooka Intermediate School's student population of 1,049 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 24% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students1,049 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

Minooka Intermediate School is ranked within the top 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 Minooka Intermediate School is 0.50, 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
#1501 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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5%
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Hispanic
22%
26%
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Black
6%
17%
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White
67%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.500.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMinooka CCSD 201 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Minooka Intermediate School is Minooka Community High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Minooka Junior High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Minooka Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minooka Minooka Junior High School Math: 31% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 956 students
    0.0 miles
    333 W Mcevilly Rd
    Minooka, IL 60447
    (815) 467-2136
    0 7-8 956
  • Minooka Minooka Community High School Math: 30% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,725 students
    0.2 miles
    301 S Wabena Ave
    Minooka, IL 60447
    (815) 467-2140
    0.2 9-12 2,725
  • Minooka Project Indian Alternative School
    Grades: 12 | 25 students
    0.5 miles
    101 W Wapella St
    Minooka, IL 60447
    (815) 521-2371
    0.5 12 25
  • Minooka Minooka Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 597 students
    0.8 miles
    400 W Coady Dr
    Minooka, IL 60447
    (815) 467-3127
    0.8 K-4 597
  • Minooka Minooka Primary Center
    Grades: PK-2 | 213 students
    0.8 miles
    305 W Church St
    Minooka, IL 60447
    (815) 467-3161
    0.8 PK-2 213

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