Alton Middle School

2200 College Ave, Alton, IL 62002 | (618) 474-2200
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,457
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  • Principal or Admin: Henrietta Young
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,457
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 108.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 760 (52.2%)
  • Females: 653 (44.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 105 (7.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 743 (51.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 848 (58.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Alton Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian100.7%
Black49433.9%
Asian90.6%
Hispanic241.6%
White87660.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Alton Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade46832.1%
7th Grade50734.8%
8th Grade48133.0%
9th Grade10.07%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
91.8%
District:
91.8%
State:
93.9%
Teacher Credentials (2010)
Percent of Classes Not Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
1.0%
District:
0.3%
State:
0.7%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Alton Middle School performed on average worse 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: No
Reading Composite Percentage
School:
68.2%
District:
68.5%
State:
74.4%
Making AYP For Math Composite: No
Math Composite Percentage
School:
74.3%
District:
74.4%
State:
80.5%

ISAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201074.9%74.9%84.6%
200977.5%77.5%82.4%
200875.3%75.3%82.7%
 
Reading Test
201066.1%66.1%81.2%
200969.8%69.8%79.9%
200872.1%72.1%79.1%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201075.6%75.6%84.4%
200972.6%72.6%82.7%
200868.4%68.4%80.4%
 
Reading Test
201065.1%65.1%77.4%
200964.9%64.9%77.5%
200862.9%62.9%77.7%
 
Science Test
201071.4%71.4%82.4%
200967.9%67.9%79.5%
200869.7%69.7%79.2%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201069.4%69.3%83.7%
200970.0%70.0%81.7%
200870.5%70.5%80.3%
 
Reading Test
201072.3%72.2%84.1%
200969.4%69.4%83.6%
200868.2%68.2%81.4%
 
Source: IL Department of Education 2009-2010

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