Scales Mound Junior High School

210 Main St
Scales Mound, IL 61075
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Scales Mound Junior High School serves 60 students in grades 6-8.
Scales Mound Junior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-49% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is higher 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 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Scales Mound Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

Scales Mound Junior High School's student population of 60 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students60 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

Scales Mound Junior High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Scales Mound Junior High School is 0.17, 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
#977 out of 3672 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
n/a
26%
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Black
2%
17%
White
91%
48%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.170.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameScales Mound CUSD 211 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Scales Mound Junior High School is Scales Mound High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Shullsburg Junior High School (7.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Scales Mound Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Scales Mound Scales Mound Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 130 students
    0.0 miles
    210 Main St
    Scales Mound, IL 61075
    (815) 845-2215
    0 PK-5 130
  • Scales Mound Scales Mound High School Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 63 students
    0.0 miles
    210 Main St
    Scales Mound, IL 61075
    (815) 845-2215
    0 9-12 63
  • Shullsburg Shullsburg Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 167 students
    7.0 miles
    444 N Judgement St
    Shullsburg, WI 53586
    (608) 965-4427
    7 PK-5 167
  • Shullsburg Shullsburg High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 117 students
    7.0 miles
    444 N Judgement St
    Shullsburg, WI 53586
    (608) 965-4427
    7 9-12 117
  • Shullsburg Shullsburg Junior High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 83 students
    7.0 miles
    444 N Judgement St
    Shullsburg, WI 53586
    (608) 965-4427
    7 6-8 83

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