O Neill Middle School

635 59th St
Downers Grove, IL 60516
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
O Neill Middle School serves 492 students in grades 7-8.
O Neill Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower 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 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

O Neill Middle School's student population of 492 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students492 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Rankings

O Neill Middle 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 O Neill Middle School is 0.51, 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
#1440 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
16%
26%
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Black
8%
17%
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White
68%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.510.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDowners Grove Gsd 58 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to O Neill Middle School is Community H S District 99 - South High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Westview Hills Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairmount Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Downers Grove Fairmount Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-6 | 341 students
    0.2 miles
    6036 Blodgett Ave
    Downers Grove, IL 60516
    (630) 719-5830
    0.2 K-6 341
  • Downers Grove Whittier Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-6 | 303 students
    0.8 miles
    536 Hill St
    Downers Grove, IL 60515
    (630) 719-5865
    0.8 K-6 303
  • Downers Grove Hillcrest Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 399 students
    1.0 miles
    1435 Jefferson Ave
    Downers Grove, IL 60516
    (630) 719-5840
    1 K-6 399
  • Downers Grove Kingsley Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 409 students
    1.1 miles
    6509 Powell St
    Downers Grove, IL 60516
    (630) 719-5850
    1.1 K-6 409
  • Downers Grove Community H S District 99 - South High School Math: 48% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,696 students
    1.2 miles
    1436 Norfolk St
    Downers Grove, IL 60516
    (630) 795-8500
    1.2 9-12 2,696

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