Paw Paw Jr/sr High School

Po Box 37
Paw Paw, IL 61353
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Paw Paw Jr/sr High School serves 95 students in grades 7-12.
Paw Paw Jr/sr High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (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 11-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Paw Paw Jr/sr High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Paw Paw Jr/sr High School's student population of 95 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students95 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

Paw Paw Jr/sr High 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 Paw Paw Jr/sr High School is 0.18, 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
#2568 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
9%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
90%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.180.68
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePaw Paw CUSD 271 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Paw Paw Jr/sr High School is Indian Creek High School (7.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Earlville Elementary School (7.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Paw Paw Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Paw Paw Paw Paw Elementary School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 98 students
    0.0 miles
    Po Box 37
    Paw Paw, IL 61353
    (815) 627-2841
    0 K-6 98
  • Shabbona Indian Creek High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 211 students
    7.2 miles
    506 S Shabbona Rd
    Shabbona, IL 60550
    (815) 264-7712
    7.2 9-12 211
  • Shabbona Indian Creek Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 269 students
    7.5 miles
    301 W Cherokee Ave
    Shabbona, IL 60550
    (815) 824-2122
    7.5 PK-4 269
  • Earlville Earlville Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 278 students
    7.8 miles
    Po Box 539
    Earlville, IL 60518
    (815) 246-8361
    7.8 PK-8 278
  • Earlville Earlville Jr/sr High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 134 students
    7.8 miles
    Po Box 539
    Earlville, IL 60518
    (815) 246-8361
    7.8 9-12 134

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