River Trails Middle School

River Trails Middle School serves 493 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
River Trails Middle School operates within the River Trails 26 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 493 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 493 students
River Trails Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % River Trails Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
River Trails Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade River Trails Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more 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 11:1 18:1
River Trails Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
17%
4%
River Trails Middle School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
25%
25%
River Trails Middle School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
3%
17%
River Trails Middle School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
53%
50%
River Trails Middle School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
River Trails Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.63 0.31
River Trails 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.
28%
47%
River Trails 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.
4%
3%
River Trails Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

River Trails 26 School District's student population of 1,423 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $18,236 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $18,014 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name River Trails 26 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,423 938
River Trails   26 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $11 MM
River Trails   26 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $27 MM $11 MM
River Trails   26 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $18,236 $11,118
River Trails   26 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $18,014 $11,218
River Trails   26 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Prospect High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chippewa Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cumberland Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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    Mount ProspectIL 60056
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    Grades: 2-5 | 474 students
    1.6 miles
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