Richard F Bernotas Middle School

170 N Oak St
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
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Top 50%
Serving 769 students in grades 6-8, Richard F Bernotas Middle School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is equal to the Illinois state average of 30%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 769 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • : Top 50% in IL
  • : 33% (Top 30%)
  • : 30% (Top 50%)
  • : 59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Richard F Bernotas Middle School's student population of 769 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
769 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
65 teachers
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School Rankings

Richard F Bernotas Middle School ranks within the top 50% of all 3,426 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Richard F Bernotas Middle School is 0.43, 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.
This School
State Level (IL)
#1114 out of 3426 schools
(Top 50%)
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(20-21)
33%
28%
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30%
30%
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59%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
15%
27%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
74%
47%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.43
This chart display the diversity score of Richard F Bernotas Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
96%
4%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Richard F Bernotas Middle School's ranking?
Richard F Bernotas Middle School is ranked #1114 out of 3,426 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Illinois.
What schools are Richard F Bernotas Middle School often compared to?
Richard F Bernotas Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Lundahl Middle School, Hannah Beardsley Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
33% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 30% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 30% IL state average).
How many students attend Richard F Bernotas Middle School?
769 students attend Richard F Bernotas Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
74% of Richard F Bernotas Middle School students are White, 15% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Richard F Bernotas Middle School?
Richard F Bernotas Middle School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Richard F Bernotas Middle School offer ?
Richard F Bernotas Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Richard F Bernotas Middle School part of?
Richard F Bernotas Middle School is part of Crystal Lake CCSD 47 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 769 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 33% (Top 30%)
  • : 30% (Top 50%)
  • : 59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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