Plum Grove Junior High School

  • Plum Grove Junior High School serves 775 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Plum Grove Junior High School operates within the Palatine Ccsd 15 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 775 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students775 students
Plum Grove Junior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Plum Grove Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
Plum Grove Junior High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradePlum Grove Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
Plum Grove Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
33%
5%
Plum Grove Junior High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
7%
25%
Plum Grove Junior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
17%
Plum Grove Junior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
56%
49%
Plum Grove Junior High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Plum Grove Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPlum Grove Junior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.580.67
Plum Grove Junior High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
12%
52%
Plum Grove Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
2%
Plum Grove Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

  • Palatine Ccsd 15 School District's student population of 12,727 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,805 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,017 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District NamePalatine Ccsd 15 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
3
Number of Students Managed12,727753
Palatine Ccsd 15 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$166 MM$11 MM
Palatine Ccsd 15 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$155 MM$11 MM
Palatine Ccsd 15 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,805$11,118
Palatine Ccsd 15 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,017$11,218
Palatine Ccsd 15 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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