1001 S Spring Ave
La Grange, IL 60525
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Wm F Gurrie Middle School serves 334 students in grades 7-8.
Wm F Gurrie Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (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 59% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Wm F Gurrie Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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School Overview

Wm F Gurrie Middle School's student population of 334 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
334 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (18-19)
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Wm F Gurrie Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Wm F Gurrie Middle School is 0.59, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#577 out of 3655 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
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15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
5%
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Hispanic
43%
27%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
48%
47%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Students: 334 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59

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