Pana Junior High School

  • Pana Junior High School serves 294 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 17% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Pana Junior High School's student population of 294 students has grown by 57% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 91% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students294 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pana Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pana Junior High School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#2283 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
96%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pana Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.080.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pana Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePana CUSD 8 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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