Nippersink Middle School

  • Nippersink Middle School serves 433 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Nippersink Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Nippersink Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Nippersink Middle School's student population of 433 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students433 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nippersink Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nippersink Middle School is 0.27, 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#403 out of 3672 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
10%
26%
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Black
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17%
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White
85%
48%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.270.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNippersink 2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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