Mt Carmel Junior High School
Mt Carmel Junior High School serves 218 students in grades 7-8.
Mt Carmel Junior High 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 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (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 54% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).
Mt Carmel Junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Mt Carmel Junior High School's student population of 218 students has declined by 31% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Mt Carmel Junior High School is ranked within the top 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 Mt Carmel Junior High School is 0.06, 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
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1613 out of 3655 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education
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