Olympia Middle School

Olympia Middle School serves 418 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Olympia Middle School operates within the Olympia Cusd 16 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 418 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 418 students
Olympia Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Olympia Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Olympia Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Olympia Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 15:1 18:1
Olympia Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
3%
25%
Olympia Middle School Black Students (2002-2014)
White
95%
50%
Olympia Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Olympia Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Olympia 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.
0.10 0.31
Olympia 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.
32%
47%
Olympia 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.
7%
3%
Olympia Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,870 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,265 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,159 is less than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 33% over four years.
School District Name Olympia Cusd 16 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,870 938
Olympia Cusd 16 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $11 MM
Olympia Cusd 16 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $21 MM $11 MM
Olympia Cusd 16 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,265 $11,118
Olympia Cusd 16 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,159 $11,218
Olympia Cusd 16 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 Olympia High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Parkside Junior High School (14.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Olympia West Elementary School (4.2 miles away)
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