Thompson Middle School

  • Thompson Middle School serves 1,641 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (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 69% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Thompson Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Thompson Middle School's student population of 1,641 students has grown by 79% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 113 teachers has grown by 82% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,641 students
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Total Classroom Teachers113 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Thompson Middle School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Thompson Middle School is 0.37, 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#281 out of 3672 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
13%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
78%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.370.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt Charles CUSD 303 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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