South Beloit Junior High School

840 Blackhawk Blvd
South Beloit, IL 61080
(School attendance zone shown in map)
South Beloit Junior High School serves 143 students in grades 7-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
South Beloit Junior High 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

South Beloit Junior High School's student population of 143 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students143 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

South Beloit Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 South Beloit Junior High School is 0.56, 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
#2626 out of 3672 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
31%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
59%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.560.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
1%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCounty Of Winnebago 320 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to South Beloit Junior High School is South Beloit Senior High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Beloit Learning Academy (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blackhawk Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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