Proviso Math And Science Academy

  • Proviso Math And Science Academy serves 742 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Proviso Math And Science Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Proviso Math And Science Academy's student population of 742 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students742 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Proviso Math And Science Academy's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Proviso Math And Science Academy is 0.53, which is more 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#87 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
62%
26%
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Black
29%
17%
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White
6%
49%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.530.32
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Graduation Rate≥95%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameProviso Twp HSD 209 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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