Timber Ridge School

201 South Evanston Ave

Arlington Heights, IL 60004-6832

Tel: (847)463-8300
Grades: KG-8

66 students

Timber Ridge School serves 66 students in grades KG-8.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Timber Ridge School operates within the Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District.

Overview

The student population of 66 students has declined by 14% over five years.
School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 66 students
Timber Ridge School Total Students (2008-2013)
Gender % 82% Male / 18%Female
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Timber Ridge School Total Classroom Teachers (2010-2012)
Students by Grade Timber Ridge School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 13:1
Timber Ridge School Student : Teacher Ratio (2011-2012)
Asian
1%
4%
Timber Ridge School Asian (2008-2013)
Hispanic
28%
24%
Timber Ridge School Hispanic (2008-2013)
Black
10%
19%
Timber Ridge School Black (2008-2013)
White
55%
50%
Timber Ridge School White (2008-2013)
Two or more races
6%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Timber Ridge School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average 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.
0.61 0.30
Timber Ridge School Diversity Score (2008-2013)
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.
43%
45%
Timber Ridge School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2013)
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.
n/a
6%
Timber Ridge School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,001 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 1,001 932
District Total Revenue $45 MM $10 MM
District Spending $42 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $44,637 $10,546
Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District Revenue / Student (1997-2008)
District Spending / Student $41,690 $10,416
Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District Spending / Student (1997-2008)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Prospect High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Miner School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairview Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Mount ProspectProspect High School
    801 West Kensington Rd
    Mount ProspectIL 60056
    (847)718-5200
    0.3 mi | 2087 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Mount ProspectFairview Elementary School
    300 North Fairview Ave
    Mount ProspectIL 60056
    (847)394-7320
    0.7 mi | 436 students | Gr. 2-5                      
  • Arlington Heights Windsor Elementary School
    1315 East Miner St
    Arlington HeightsIL 60004
    (847)398-4297
    0.8 mi | 455 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Arlington HeightsMiner School
    Special Education School
    1101 East Miner St
    Arlington HeightsIL 60004
    (847)463-8400
    Special Education School

    0.9 mi | 80 students | Gr. 4-12                      
  • Arlington HeightsDryden Elementary School
    722 South Dryden Place
    Arlington HeightsIL 60005
    (847)398-4280
    1.1 mi | 493 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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