Arbor Park Middle School

17303 Central Ave,

Oak Forest, IL, 60452-4920

Tel: (708)687-5330
Grades: 5-8

653 students

Arbor Park Middle School serves 653 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Arbor Park Middle School operates within the Arbor Park 145 School District.

Overview

The student population of 653 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 653 students
Arbor Park Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Arbor Park Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Arbor Park Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 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 21:1 15:1
Arbor Park Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
4%
Arbor Park Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
18%
23%
Arbor Park Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
14%
19%
Arbor Park Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
55%
50%
Arbor Park Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.64 0.66
Arbor Park Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
13%
23%
Arbor Park Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2012)
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.
19%
26%
Arbor Park Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,467 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Arbor Park 145 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,467 797
Arbor Park   145 School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $17 MM $10 MM
Arbor Park   145 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $18 MM $10 MM
Arbor Park   145 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,664 $10,546
Arbor Park   145 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,954 $10,416
Arbor Park   145 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Tinley Park High School (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Meadowview School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Morton Gingerwood Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Tinley Park Tinley Park High School
    6111 175th St
    Tinley Park , IL , 60477
    (708)532-1900
    0.8  mi  |  1253  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Oak Forest Morton Gingerwood Elementary School
    16936 Forest Ave
    Oak Forest , IL , 60452
    (708)560-0092
    0.9  mi  |  298  students  |  Gr.  1-2
  • Tinley Park Kimberly Heights Elementary School
    6141 Kimberly Dr
    Tinley Park , IL , 60477
    (708)532-6434
    1.2  mi  |  222  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Country Club Hills Meadowview School
    4701 179th St
    Country Club Hills , IL , 60478
    (708)957-6220
    1.4  mi  |  465  students  |  Gr.  4-6
  • Tinley Park Bert H Fulton School
    6601 171st St
    Tinley Park , IL , 60477
    (708)614-4540
    1.4  mi  |  580  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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