Okaw Valley Middle School

  • Okaw Valley Middle School serves 143 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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 40-44% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Okaw Valley Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Okaw Valley Middle School's student population of 143 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students143 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Okaw Valley Middle School is ranked within the bottom 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 diversity score of Okaw Valley Middle School is 0.08, 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#1900 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
n/a
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
96%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.080.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOkaw Valley CUSD 302 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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