Wolf Ridge Junior High School (Closed 2018)

  • Wolf Ridge Junior High School served 132 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 15-19% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 35-39% (which was approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Wolf Ridge Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Illinois state average of 52%.

School Overview

School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students132 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2171 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
96%
48%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wolf Ridge Junior High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.080.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBunker Hill CUSD 8 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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