St Joseph Middle School serves 367 students in grades 5-8.
St Joseph Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).
- Grades: 5-8
- Enrollment: 367 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
- Minority Enrollment: 9%
- Overall Testing Rank: Top 20% in IL
- Math Proficiency: 44% (Top 20%)
- Reading Proficiency: 58% (Top 5%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education
St Joseph Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
St Joseph Middle School's student population of 367 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
St Joseph Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,663 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of St Joseph Middle 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#409 out of 3663 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What is St Joseph Middle School's ranking?
St Joseph Middle School is ranked #409 out of 3,663 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% IL state average), while 58% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% IL state average).
How many students attend St Joseph Middle School?
367 students attend St Joseph Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
91% of St Joseph Middle School students are White, 4% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of St Joseph Middle School?
St Joseph Middle School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does St Joseph Middle School offer ?
St Joseph Middle School offers enrollment in grades 5-8
What school district is St Joseph Middle School part of?
St Joseph Middle School is part of St Joseph CCSD 169 School District.
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