Worth Jr High School

11151 South New England, Worth, IL 60482 | (708) 448-2803
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 344
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5 out of 5 | 4 Reviews
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 11151 S New England, Worth, IL 60482
  • Principal or Admin: Dr Peter Yuska
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 344
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 27.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 175 (50.9%)
  • Females: 156 (45.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Worth Jr High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black51.5%
Asian72.0%
Hispanic4713.7%
White27279.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Worth Jr High School
  Number Percent
6th Grade12335.8%
7th Grade11734.0%
8th Grade10430.2%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
93.0%
District:
94.1%
State:
93.9%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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4 reviews for Worth Jr High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 18, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • great teachers who exibit a caring attitude
  • Reviewed by Student on October 01, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i love wjh im in 8th grade, and all of the teachers are soo nicee! its a great school
  • Reviewed by Student on August 21, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i think worth jr high is a great school,the staff is nice and so are most of my fellow students!

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Worth Jr High School performed on average better than many 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:
84.7%
District:
83.8%
State:
74.4%
Making AYP For Math Composite: Yes
Math Composite Percentage
School:
87.8%
District:
90.6%
State:
80.5%

ISAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201095.0%95.0%84.6%
200984.8%84.8%82.4%
200890.5%90.5%82.7%
 
Reading Test
201084.8%84.8%81.2%
200978.2%78.2%79.9%
200886.7%86.7%79.1%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201077.2%77.2%84.4%
200980.6%80.6%82.7%
200882.5%82.5%80.4%
 
Reading Test
201076.8%76.8%77.4%
200980.6%80.6%77.5%
200882.5%82.5%77.7%
 
Science Test
201085.0%85.0%82.4%
200983.5%83.5%79.5%
200889.0%89.0%79.2%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201093.2%93.2%83.7%
200987.9%87.9%81.7%
200887.6%87.6%80.3%
 
Reading Test
201092.3%92.3%84.1%
200992.3%92.3%83.6%
200889.1%89.1%81.4%
 
Source: IL Department of Education 2009-2010

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