School Details

Chillicothe Jr High School

914 West Truitt Avenue, Chillicothe, IL 61523
(309) 274-6266
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 257 students 18 students/teacher (IL avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

62%
62%
60%
58%
66%
59%

Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT)

In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Il Valley Central Usd 321 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

68%
70%
59%
62%
70%
59%
83%
87%
79%

Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT)

In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Il Valley Central Usd 321 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

45%
57%
59%
61%
71%
60%

Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT)

In 2011-2012 Illinois used the Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and in grades 4 and 7 in science. The ISAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Illinois. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Il Valley Central Usd 321 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Chillicothe Jr High School is a public middle school in Chillicothe. The principal of Chillicothe Jr High School is Mrs. Kelli Brabson. 257 students go to Chillicothe Jr High School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Hispanic. 35% of the 257 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Chillicothe Jr High School is 18:1. St Edward School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 95% 94%
Multiracial 2% 2%
Hispanic 2% 2%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.8% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.4% 1%
Asian 0.4% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.4% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 35% 27%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    The children in this school are not taught to respect others. The education is only average for the area. I would not recommend this school to others.

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