Byron Middle School

325 North Colfax St, Byron, IL 61010 | (815) 234-5491
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 360
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 325 N Colfax St, Byron, IL 61010
  • Principal or Admin: Steve Herkert
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 360
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 31.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 169 (46.9%)
  • Females: 182 (50.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 10 (2.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 55 (15.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 65 (18.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Byron Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.3%
Black61.7%
Asian71.9%
Hispanic71.9%
White33091.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Byron Middle School
  Number Percent
5th Grade10.3%
6th Grade10830.0%
7th Grade11130.8%
8th Grade14038.9%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
95.8%
District:
95.8%
State:
93.9%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Byron Middle School

  • Reviewed by Student on March 15, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is amazing. They are willing to put themselves after us.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Byron Middle School performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on ISAT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP Information (2010)
Making AYP For Reading Composite: Yes
Reading Composite Percentage
School:
92.5%
District:
87.7%
State:
74.4%
Making AYP For Math Composite: Yes
Math Composite Percentage
School:
94.5%
District:
89.1%
State:
80.5%

ISAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201093.6%93.6%84.6%
200991.1%91.1%82.4%
200892.4%92.4%82.7%
 
Reading Test
201092.8%92.8%81.2%
200989.3%89.3%79.9%
200891.6%91.6%79.1%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201097.2%97.2%84.4%
200995.6%95.6%82.7%
200894.4%94.4%80.4%
 
Reading Test
201091.8%91.8%77.4%
200993.5%93.5%77.5%
200890.4%90.4%77.7%
 
Science Test
201098.1%98.1%82.4%
200994.9%94.9%79.5%
200896.8%96.8%79.2%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201092.9%92.3%83.7%
200990.7%90.7%81.7%
200894.6%94.6%80.3%
 
Reading Test
201093.0%92.3%84.1%
200988.4%88.4%83.6%
200892.9%92.9%81.4%
 
Source: IL Department of Education 2009-2010

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