Tefft Middle School

Tefft Middle School serves 821 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Tefft Middle School operates within the U-46 School District.

Overview

The student population of 821 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 821 students
Tefft Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Tefft Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Tefft Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is less than the state average of 0.95. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Tefft Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
10%
4%
Tefft Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
59%
23%
Tefft Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
8%
19%
Tefft Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
19%
50%
Tefft Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Tefft Middle School Sch Ethnicity Tefft Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.60 0.95
Tefft 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.
18%
23%
Tefft Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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.
47%
26%
Tefft Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 40,023 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name U-46 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
57
3
Number of Students Managed 40,023 949
  U-46 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $443 MM $10 MM
  U-46 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $453 MM $10 MM
  U-46 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,766 $10,546
  U-46 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,001 $10,416
  U-46 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 District 211 Academy - South (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Canton Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Heritage Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Streamwood Heritage Elementary School
    507 Arnold Ave
    Streamwood , IL , 60107
    (630)213-5565
    0.4  mi  |  535  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Streamwood Sunnydale Elementary School
    Magnet School
    716 Sunnydale Blvd
    Streamwood , IL , 60107
    (630)213-5610
    Magnet School
    0.5  mi  |  385  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Hanover Park Parkwood Elementary School
    2150 Laurel Ave
    Hanover Park , IL , 60133
    (630)213-5595
    0.6  mi  |  410  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Hanover Park Laurel Hill Elementary School
    1750 Laurel Ave
    Hanover Park , IL , 60133
    (630)213-5580
    0.9  mi  |  481  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Streamwood Ridge Circle Elementary School
    420 Ridge Circle
    Streamwood , IL , 60107
    (630)213-5600
    1  mi  |  496  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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Streamwood, IL public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.62, which is higher than the Illinois average of 0.3. The most diverse school in Streamwood is Hanover Countryside Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.