Cary Jr High School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2109 Crystal Lake Rd
Cary, IL 60013
Phone
(224) 357-5150
District
CARY CCSD 26
County
MCHENRY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
897
Classroom Teachers
58

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

8

(10 is best)

Better than 75.0% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Cary Jr High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 34 29
Proficiency in Reading 36 33
Proficiency in Math 31 26

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 34
Proficiency in Reading 63 38
Proficiency in Math 46 29

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 49 32
Proficiency in Reading 54 35
Proficiency in Math 44.7 29

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.40
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.62
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 293 32.7%
Grade 7 306 34.1%
Grade 8 298 33.2%
Total 897 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 80.8% 77.4% 50.5%
Black 0.3% 0.6% 17.6%
Hispanic 15.7% 19.4% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.2% 2.0% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 0.7% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 22.3% 25.2% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.5% 20.2% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.8% 5.1% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 22,569 12,741,080
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,743.5 228
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.7% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.9% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.9% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 34.2% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 10.3% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 7,740 4,795,514
Single Parent Households With Children 7.2% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.1% 88.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 42.3% 33.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 25.5% 13.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 25.0% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.4% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.5% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 11.3% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.1% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 3.3% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,580 $15,772,260 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,219 $2,921,943 9.1%
Staff $557 $1,335,129 4.1%
General Administration $450 $1,078,650 3.3%
School Administration $560 $1,342,320 4.2%
Operation $695 $1,665,915 5.2%
Transportation $779 $1,867,263 5.8%
Other $784 $1,879,248 5.8%
Total Support $5,043 $12,088,071 37.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,839 $4,408,083 13.7%
Total Expenditures $13,462 $32,268,414 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,469 $17,149,168,027 53.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $866 $1,753,249,816 5.5%
Staff $511 $1,035,392,053 3.2%
General Administration $508 $1,028,089,038 3.2%
School Administration $724 $1,466,036,035 4.6%
Operation $1,137 $2,302,343,028 7.2%
Transportation $625 $1,265,587,571 4.0%
Other $553 $1,119,318,418 3.5%
Total Support $4,923 $9,969,107,562 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,409 $4,878,272,870 15.2%
Total Expenditures $15,801 $31,997,108,858 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%