Wilmington Middle School

715 S Joliet St
Wilmington, IL 60481
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Wilmington Middle School serves 288 students in grades 6-8.
Wilmington Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Wilmington Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Wilmington Middle School's student population of 288 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
288 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Wilmington Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Wilmington Middle School is 0.13, 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 Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#783 out of 3655 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
93%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
2%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 288 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13 (Btm 50%)

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