Heritage Middle School

6021 South 74th Ave

Summit Argo, IL 60501-1500

Grades: 6-8

495 students

Heritage Middle School serves 495 students in grades 6-8.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Heritage Middle School operates within the Summit 104 School District.

Overview

The student population of 495 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 495 students
Heritage Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Heritage Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Heritage Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.33 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
Heritage Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
Asian
2%
4%
Heritage Middle School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
81%
24%
Heritage Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
5%
19%
Heritage Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
10%
50%
Heritage Middle School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Heritage Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Heritage 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.
0.33 0.30
Heritage Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
77%
45%
Heritage Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
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.
8%
6%
Heritage Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,819 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,760 is higher than the state average of $10,546. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,461 is higher than the state average of $10,416. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Summit 104 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,819 932
Summit   104 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $10 MM
Summit   104 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $22 MM $10 MM
Summit   104 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,760 $10,546
Summit   104 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,461 $10,416
Summit   104 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Argo Community High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dr Donald Wharton Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Otis P Graves Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Summit ArgoOtis P Graves Elementary School
    6021 South 74th Ave
    Summit ArgoIL 60501
    (708)458-7260
    0 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 564 students                      
  • Summit ArgoArgo Community High School
    7329 West 63rd St
    Summit ArgoIL 60501
    (708)728-3200
    0.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1753 students                      
  • Summit ArgoWalsh Elementary School
    5640 South 75th Ave
    Summit ArgoIL 60501
    (708)458-7165
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 367 students                      
  • Summit ArgoDr Donald Wharton Elementary School
    7555 West 64th St
    Summit ArgoIL 60501
    (708)458-0640
    0.6 mi | Gr. 5 | 186 students                      
  • Summit ArgoW W Walker Elementary School
    7735 West 66th Place
    Summit ArgoIL 60501
    (708)458-7150
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 207 students                      

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