Porta Junior High School (Closed 2017)

  • Porta Junior High School served 151 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 40-44% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 59%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 45-49% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 57%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 38:1 was higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 5% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students151 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio38:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
n/a
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
95%
49%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Porta Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.100.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePorta CUSD 202 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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    0.1 miles
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    0.2 miles
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    0.5 miles
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    7.7 miles
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  • Greenview Greenview Jr/sr High School Magnet School
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    7.7 miles
    147 E Palmer St
    Greenview, IL 62642
    (217)968-2295
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