Serena Middle School

Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serena Middle School serves 189 students in grades 5-8.
Serena Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students189 students
Gender % This chart display gender of Serena Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Serena Middle School by grade.

School Rankings

Serena Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Serena Middle School is 0.27, 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 1985-1986 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#2617 out of 3655 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Serena Middle School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Serena Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Serena Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
10%
26%
Black
3%
17%
White
85%
48%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Serena Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.270.68
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
47%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSerena CUSD 2 School District
Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Serena Middle School is Serena High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rutland Elementary School (6.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sheridan Elementary School (4.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Serena Serena High School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 225 students
    1.1 miles
    Po Box 107
    Serena, IL 60549
    (815) 496-2361
    1.1 9-12 225
  • Sheridan Sheridan Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 148 students
    4.7 miles
    Po Box 328
    Sheridan, IL 60551
    (815) 496-2002
    4.7 K-4 148
  • Earlville Harding Grade School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 90 students
    5.2 miles
    1643 N 40th Rd
    Earlville, IL 60518
    (815) 792-8216
    5.2 K-4 90
  • Ottawa Rutland Elementary School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 73 students
    6.2 miles
    Rr 71 E 3231
    Ottawa, IL 61350
    (815) 433-2949
    6.2 K-8 73
  • Ottawa Wallace Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 342 students
    8.6 miles
    1463 N 33rd Rd
    Ottawa, IL 61350
    (815) 433-2986
    8.6 PK-8 342

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