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: 2018 (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
843
Classroom Teachers
62

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

8

(10 is best)

Better than 74.9% 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 35 30
Proficiency in Reading 37 33
Proficiency in Math 32 26

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 34
Proficiency in Reading 62 39
Proficiency in Math 47 29

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 50 32
Proficiency in Reading 55 35
Proficiency in Math 45.0 30

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.69
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.82
AVG FOR STATE 14.90
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 248 29.4%
Grade 7 292 34.6%
Grade 8 303 35.9%
Total 843 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 77.5% 76.4% 49.7%
Black 1.0% 0.8% 17.3%
Hispanic 18.6% 20.9% 27.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.3% 1.6% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.3% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 21.5% 25.1% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 21.5% 24.9% 46.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.2% 2.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 22,012 12,741,080
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,700.4 228
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.3% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.4% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.2% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 34.0% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 11.0% 14.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 7,703 4,830,038
Single Parent Households With Children 6.3% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.9% 88.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 42.6% 34.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 25.5% 14.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 25.6% 15.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.2% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.8% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.6% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.7% 13.2%
$15,000 or less 2.6% 10.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,330 $17,533,360 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,346 $3,219,632 9.0%
Staff $747 $1,786,824 5.0%
General Administration $471 $1,126,632 3.2%
School Administration $651 $1,557,192 4.4%
Operation $783 $1,872,936 5.2%
Transportation $816 $1,951,872 5.5%
Other $773 $1,849,016 5.2%
Total Support $5,587 $13,364,104 37.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,025 $4,843,800 13.5%
Total Expenditures $14,942 $35,741,264 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,622 $18,950,007,358 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,089 $2,145,531,133 6.1%
Staff $566 $1,114,152,009 3.2%
General Administration $583 $1,147,898,898 3.3%
School Administration $826 $1,626,982,436 4.7%
Operation $1,236 $2,433,383,753 7.0%
Transportation $681 $1,340,419,899 3.8%
Other $616 $1,214,165,287 3.5%
Total Support $5,597 $11,022,815,251 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,533 $4,988,320,395 14.3%
Total Expenditures $17,751 $34,960,767,627 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%