Morrison Junior High School

  • Morrison Junior High School serves 272 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (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 43% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Morrison Junior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

School Overview

  • Morrison Junior High School's student population of 272 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 38% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students272 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Morrison Junior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Morrison Junior High School is 0.15, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1480 out of 3679 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
5%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
92%
48%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.150.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMorrison CUSD 6 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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