Herrin Middle School

Herrin Middle School serves 544 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Herrin Middle School operates within the Herrin Cusd 4 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 544 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 544 students
Herrin Middle School Total Students (1991-2014)
Gender % Herrin Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Herrin Middle School Total Teachers (1991-2014)
Students by Grade Herrin Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 18:1
Herrin Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1991-2014)
Black
5%
17%
Herrin Middle School Black Students (1991-2014)
White
91%
50%
Herrin Middle School White Students (1991-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Herrin Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Herrin Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.17 0.31
Herrin Middle School Diversity Score (1991-2014)
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.
56%
47%
Herrin Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
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.
11%
3%
Herrin Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,553 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,083 is less than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,927 is less than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 60% over four years.
School District Name Herrin Cusd 4 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 2,553 938
Herrin Cusd 4 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $11 MM
Herrin Cusd 4 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $27 MM $11 MM
Herrin Cusd 4 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,083 $11,118
Herrin Cusd 4 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,927 $11,218
Herrin Cusd 4 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 Herrin High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Carterville Intermediate School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Side Primary Center (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HerrinHerrin High School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 728 students700 North 10th St
    HerrinIL 62948
    (618)942-6606
    0.89-12728
  • HerrinNorth Side Primary Center
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-1 | 558 students601 North 17th St
    HerrinIL 62948
    (618)942-5418
    0.8PK-1558
  • HerrinHerrin C U S D 4 Elementary School
    2.2 miles | Grades: 2-5 | 723 students5200 Herrin Rd
    HerrinIL 62948
    (618)942-2744
    2.22-5723
  • CartervilleCarterville Intermediate School
    3.6 miles | Grades: 4-6 | 510 students300 School St
    CartervilleIL 62918
    (618)985-6411
    3.64-6510
  • CartervilleCarterville Junior High School
    3.6 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 309 students816 South Division St
    CartervilleIL 62918
    (618)985-2940
    3.67-8309

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