Sterling Middle School

2315 North Sterling Ave, Peoria, IL 61604 | (309) 672-6557
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Student Enrollment: 362
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2315 N Sterling Ave, Peoria, IL 61604
  • Principal or Admin: Timothy E Delinski
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Peoria School District 150
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $10,811
  • Graduation Rate: 65.9%
  • Dropout Rate: 6.9%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.4
  • Enrolled Students: 13,853

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 362
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 33.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 186 (51.4%)
  • Females: 172 (47.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 32 (8.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 260 (71.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 292 (80.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Sterling Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black25470.2%
Asian61.7%
Hispanic164.4%
White8222.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Sterling Middle School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten6919.1%
Kindergarten20.6%
1st Grade30.8%
5th Grade7320.2%
6th Grade6919.1%
7th Grade7019.3%
8th Grade7621.0%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
91.4%
District:
92.4%
State:
93.9%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Sterling Middle School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on October 14, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • WAY to much drama! Teachers are RUDE!. UNORGANIZED, DISRESPECTFUL, AND CARELESS STAFF! I went here last year and a lot of the stuff im learning now I should have learned last year! STERLING is not a good school if you want your child to have a succesful future!

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Sterling Middle School performed on average much worse 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: No
Reading Composite Percentage
School:
68.5%
District:
64.9%
State:
74.4%
Making AYP For Math Composite: No
Math Composite Percentage
School:
69.0%
District:
69.9%
State:
80.5%

ISAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201083.1%73.4%83.4%
200960.3%75.7%82.5%
200868.7%71.3%81.3%
 
Reading Test
201061.6%62.3%74.7%
200939.7%63.2%73.5%
200861.8%60.0%73.6%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201066.6%74.4%84.6%
200963.3%68.6%82.4%
200854.2%65.7%82.7%
 
Reading Test
201069.5%72.5%81.2%
200965.2%67.5%79.9%
200854.1%62.7%79.1%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201063.7%69.2%84.4%
200958.3%66.7%82.7%
200836.7%66.2%80.4%
 
Reading Test
201062.3%63.0%77.4%
200952.8%59.9%77.5%
200855.7%64.0%77.7%
 
Science Test
201065.7%67.8%82.4%
200954.9%61.4%79.5%
200856.9%68.6%79.2%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201048.8%70.0%83.7%
200965.4%72.1%81.7%
200850.0%68.7%80.3%
 
Reading Test
201059.7%70.4%84.1%
200957.7%71.6%83.6%
200850.0%68.4%81.4%
 
Source: IL Department of Education 2009-2010

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