School Details

North Ridge Middle School

1619 North Jackson Street, Danville, IL 61832
(217) 444-3400
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 746 students 16 students/teacher (IL avg is 17)

Test Scores by grade

51%
37%
60%
51%
38%
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
  • Danville Central Consolidated School District 118 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

52%
43%
59%
47%
39%
59%
69%
60%
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
  • Danville Central Consolidated School District 118 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

36%
30%
59%
39%
31%
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
  • Danville Central Consolidated School District 118 average
  • Illinois state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

North Ridge Middle School is a public middle school in Danville. The principal of North Ridge Middle School is Mr. Jason Bletzinger. 746 students go to North Ridge Middle School and identify mostly as Hispanic; Multiracial; and White, non-Hispanic. 2% of the North Ridge Middle School students are "limited in English proficiency." 59% of the 746 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 66% have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at North Ridge Middle School is 16:1. Schlarman Academy is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 8% 7%
Multiracial 5% %
White, non-Hispanic 45% 48%
Black, non-Hispanic 40% 41%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 1%
Asian 1% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.8% 0.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 66% 67%
Limited English proficiency 2% 0.7%
Economically disadvantaged 59% 66%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    I Love n hate dis school i hate it because the teacher dont never listen n i love it because the people there are totally nice

  • (6 years ago)

    this is a very good school anyone and everyone should go to this school i transfered to this school this past year i loved all the teachers and the friends you make are great. give this school a try it would be worth the time and the money=]]

  • (6 years ago)

    It is a great school but it needs a little more money in its buget

  • (7 years ago)

    I am a student at North Ridge in the 6th grade and it is the best school of my life and if you have a son or daughter that need to go to 6-8 grade I recommend this school.

  • (8 years ago)

    lack of good parental support...Bus system is horrible

  • (10 years ago)

    My son has a 4.25 grade point average and has been asked to be in the national junior honor society if it wasn't for the great teaching he wouldn't be getting this honor.

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Overall score

(based on 6 ratings & reviews)

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