Washington Junior High School

  • Washington Junior High School serves 634 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Washington Junior High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Washington Junior High School's student population of 634 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students634 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Washington Junior High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Washington Junior High School is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#220 out of 3679 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
7%
5%
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Hispanic
11%
26%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
74%
48%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Washington Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.440.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNaperville CUSD 203 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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