Washington Junior High School

  • Washington Junior High School serves 510 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 7% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 14% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Washington Junior High School's student population of 510 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students510 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Washington Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Washington Junior High School is 0.67, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#3168 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
17%
26%
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Black
33%
17%
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White
44%
49%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.670.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRock Island SD 41 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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