PROFICIENCY 7% 79% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
8%Beardstown CUSD 15

Beardstown Jr/sr High School is a school servicing grades 5 to 12 and is located in the district of "Beardstown CUSD 15" in Beardstown, IL. There are a total of 837 students and 60 teachers at Beardstown Jr/sr High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1. There are a total of 619 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Beardstown Jr/sr High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 6.5%, which is 79% lower than the Illinois average.


Student/Teacher ratio14:1
Free lunch619
Reduced lunch0


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment73
Taking some courses22
Taking some courses (not tests)41
Passing some courses8
Passing no courses4

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 Beardstown Jr/sr High School, there are a total of 73 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 22 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

5<= 5%
7<= 5%
High School<= 5%

Proficiency in languages by grade

7<= 5%
High School10-14%

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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Beardstown Jr/sr High School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 46.2% 39.5% 49.5% 51.1%
African American 6.1% 8.0% 17.5% 15.9%
Asian 0.9% 1.1% 4.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 44.3% 48.4% 24.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.1% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.8% 3.0% 3.1%

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Beardstown demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,70922291
Median age34.437.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%55%55%
Speak English66%77%79%
Speak Spanish29%13%13%

Education level achieved in Beardstown

Completed 8th grade76.0%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school72.7%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college32.0%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree14.1%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors11.3%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters4.1%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.7%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The Beardstown Jr/sr High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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