Percy Julian Middle 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
416 S Ridgeland Ave
Oak Park, IL 60302
Phone
(708) 524-3040
District
OAK PARK ESD 97
County
COOK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1015
Classroom Teachers
70

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

7

(10 is best)

Better than 62.5% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Percy Julian Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 47 29
Proficiency in Reading 53 33
Proficiency in Math 40 26

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 36 34
Proficiency in Reading 40 38
Proficiency in Math 32 29

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 31 32
Proficiency in Reading 29 35
Proficiency in Math 32.1 29

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.49
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.87
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 348 34.3%
Grade 7 338 33.3%
Grade 8 329 32.4%
Total 1015 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 62.1% 61.9% 50.5%
Black 22.2% 20.1% 17.6%
Hispanic 11.0% 13.6% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.5% 4.3% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 19.4% 18.0% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.1% 13.7% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.3% 4.4% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 52,229 12,802,023
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 11,115.9 230
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.6% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.4% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.1% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 13.6% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 21,529 4,818,452
Single Parent Households With Children 8.2% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.2% 88.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 68.7% 33.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 28.0% 13.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.9% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.7% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.5% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.5% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.7% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 10.6% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,742 $63,657,092 57.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $921 $5,457,846 4.9%
Staff $842 $4,989,692 4.5%
General Administration $369 $2,186,694 2.0%
School Administration $855 $5,066,730 4.6%
Operation $1,421 $8,420,846 7.6%
Transportation $592 $3,508,192 3.2%
Other $2,096 $12,420,896 11.2%
Total Support $7,097 $42,056,822 38.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $849 $5,031,174 4.5%
Total Expenditures $18,688 $110,745,088 100.0%
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%