Olympia Middle School

911 East 800 North Rd

Stanford, IL 61774-9612

Tel: (309)379-5941
Grades: 6-8

426 students

Olympia Middle School serves 426 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Olympia Middle School operates within the Olympia Cusd 16 School District.

Overview

The student population of 426 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 426 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Students by Grade Olympia Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less 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 18:1 15:1
Hispanic
1%
23%
White
95%
50%
All Ethnic Groups Olympia Middle School Sch Ethnicity Olympia 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.
0.10 0.30
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.
11%
23%
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.
17%
26%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,403 students has grown by 20% over five years.
School District Name Olympia Cusd 16 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,403 949
District Total Revenue $23 MM $10 MM
Olympia Cusd 16 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $30 MM $10 MM
Olympia Cusd 16 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,480 $10,546
Olympia Cusd 16 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,123 $10,416
Olympia Cusd 16 School 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 Olympia High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Parkside Junior High School (14.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Olympia West Elementary School (4.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • StanfordOlympia High School
    7832 North 100 East Rd
    StanfordIL 61774
    (309)379-5911
    0.2 mi | 575 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MinierOlympia West Elementary School
    302 North School St
    MinierIL 61759
    (309)392-2671
    4.2 mi | 309 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AtlantaOlympia South Elementary School
    103 Ne 5th St
    AtlantaIL 61723
    (217)648-2302
    9.3 mi | 351 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • DanversOlympia North Elementary School
    205 North State St
    DanversIL 61732
    (309)963-4514
    9.9 mi | 259 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BloomingtonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Fox Creek Elementary School
    3910 Timberwolf Trl
    BloomingtonIL 61705
    (309)452-1143
    10.6 mi | 379 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Mclean County, 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 0.32, which is higher than the Illinois average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Mclean County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.