Oak Lawn-hometown Middle School

  • Oak Lawn-hometown Middle School serves 1,086 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 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Oak Lawn-hometown Middle 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

School Overview

  • Oak Lawn-hometown Middle School's student population of 1,086 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 72 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,086 students
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Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Oak Lawn-hometown Middle 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Oak Lawn-hometown Middle School is 0.57, 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#1723 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
36%
26%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
55%
48%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.570.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOak Lawn-Hometown 123 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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