Simmons Middle School

6450 West 95th St, Oak Lawn, IL 60453 | (708) 599-8540
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 757
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4 out of 5 | 4 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 6450 W 95th St, Oak Lawn, IL 60453
  • Principal or Admin: Administrator
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 757
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 37.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 404 (53.4%)
  • Females: 341 (45.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 57 (7.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 288 (38.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 345 (45.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Simmons Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Black415.4%
Asian91.2%
Hispanic15720.7%
White53770.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Simmons Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade24232.0%
7th Grade25934.2%
8th Grade25633.8%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
98.9%
District:
96.8%
State:
93.9%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4

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4 out of 5 | 4 Reviews
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4 reviews for Simmons Middle School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 16, 2010
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school is okat i guess
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 09, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Simmons is a excellent school, I transfered my child with D's and F's she finished off the year on the honor roll doing wonderfully =) great Job Simmons
  • Reviewed by Former Student on January 11, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this is one of the best schools your child can go to. the teachers are amazing at working with the kids. the principal and assistant are great people. you will be very pleased.
  • Reviewed by Student on May 24, 2007
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Horrible funding, cheap extracurricular activities, overall, Bad school

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Simmons Middle School performed on average about the same as 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:
84.9%
District:
81.8%
State:
74.4%
Making AYP For Math Composite: Yes
Math Composite Percentage
School:
90.3%
District:
91.5%
State:
80.5%

ISAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201089.2%89.2%84.6%
 
Reading Test
201085.4%85.4%81.2%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201087.6%87.6%84.4%
200993.5%93.5%82.7%
200883.9%84.0%80.4%
 
Reading Test
201078.2%78.2%77.4%
200983.2%83.2%77.5%
200877.7%77.7%77.7%
 
Science Test
201087.2%87.2%82.4%
200989.4%89.4%79.5%
200889.2%89.3%79.2%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201089.5%89.5%83.7%
200978.4%78.4%81.7%
200878.4%78.4%80.3%
 
Reading Test
201087.9%87.9%84.1%
200984.9%84.9%83.6%
200882.8%82.8%81.4%
 
Source: IL Department of Education 2009-2010

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