Heritage Middle School

Heritage Middle School serves 529 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Heritage Middle School operates within the Summit 104 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 529 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 29% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 529 students
Heritage Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Heritage Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Heritage Middle School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Heritage Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1 18:1
Heritage Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
4%
Heritage Middle School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
81%
25%
Heritage Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
6%
17%
Heritage Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
10%
50%
Heritage Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Heritage Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.33 0.66
Heritage Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
75%
47%
Heritage Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
3%
Heritage Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Summit 104 School District's student population of 1,893 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,409 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Summit 104 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,893 849
Summit   104 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $25 MM n/a
Summit   104 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $22 MM n/a
Summit   104 School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $14,409 n/a
Summit   104 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,908 n/a
Summit   104 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Argo Community High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dr Donald Wharton Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Otis P Graves Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • Summit ArgoOtis P Graves Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 545 students
    0 miles
    6021 South 74th Ave
    Summit ArgoIL 60501
    (708)458-7260
    0PK-4545
  • Summit ArgoArgo Community High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1791 students
    0.4 miles
    7329 West 63rd St
    Summit ArgoIL 60501
    (708)728-3200
    0.49-121791
  • Summit ArgoWalsh Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 383 students
    0.4 miles
    5640 South 75th Ave
    Summit ArgoIL 60501
    (708)458-7165
    0.4PK-4383
  • Summit ArgoDr Donald Wharton Elementary School
    Grades: 5 | 182 students
    0.6 miles
    7555 West 64th St
    Summit ArgoIL 60501
    (708)458-0640
    0.65182
  • ChicagoBlair Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK-1 | 190 students
    0.9 miles
    6751 West 63rd Place
    ChicagoIL 60638
    (773)535-2076
    0.9PK-1190

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