PROFICIENCY 25% 21% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
24%Belvidere CUSD 100
24%Belvidere
31%Illinois

Belvidere South Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Belvidere CUSD 100" in Belvidere, IL. There are a total of 844 students and 59 teachers at Belvidere South Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 497 free lunch students and 48 reduced lunch students.

Belvidere South Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 25.0%, which is 21% lower than the Illinois average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students844
Teachers58.5
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch497
Reduced lunch48

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Belvidere South Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All18%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
615-19%
715-19%
815-19%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All32%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
625-29%
735-39%
830-34%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Belvidere South Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictIllinoisNational
Caucasian 50.9% 57.9% 49.5% 51.1%
African American 2.9% 3.0% 17.5% 15.9%
Asian 0.8% 1.3% 4.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 42.3% 34.7% 24.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.8% 0.6% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.3% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.8% 2.2% 3.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Belvidere High School18%0.2Belvidere, IL
Meehan Elementary School23%0.3Belvidere, IL
Washington Academy18%1.0Belvidere, IL
Perry Elementary School27%1.5Belvidere, IL
Lincoln Elementary School20%2.0Belvidere, IL
Belvidere Central Middle School35%2.9Belvidere, IL
Seth Whitman Elementary School34%3.1Belvidere, IL
Belvidere North High School14%3.4Belvidere, IL
Cherry Valley Elementary School30%6.1Cherry Valley, IL
Poplar Grove Elementary School40%8.4Poplar Grove, IL
Caledonia Elementary School28%8.9Caledonia, IL
North Boone Middle School39%11.3Poplar Grove, IL

Belvidere demographics profile

StatisticBelvidereIllinoisNational
Population25,71312,868,747314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)2,12823191
Median age34.637.037.4
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%55%55%
Speak English75%78%79%
Speak Spanish23%13%13%

Education level achieved in Belvidere

IndexBelvidereIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade74.4%85.6%83.8%
Completed high school72.7%84.0%82.4%
Completed some college41.6%60.6%58.4%
Completed associate degree19.7%39.4%37.2%
Completed bachelors12.2%31.9%29.3%
Completed masters3.6%12.2%11.0%
Completed professional degree0.9%3.3%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.2%1.3%
Source: The Belvidere South Middle School data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.