Walter R Sundling Junior High School

Walter R Sundling Junior High School serves 706 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Walter R Sundling Junior High School operates within the Palatine Ccsd 15 School District.

Overview

The student population of 706 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 706 students
Walter R Sundling Junior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Walter R Sundling Junior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Walter R Sundling Junior High 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 0.53 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 18:1 15:1
Walter R Sundling Junior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
11%
4%
Walter R Sundling Junior High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
15%
23%
Walter R Sundling Junior High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
4%
19%
Walter R Sundling Junior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
66%
50%
Walter R Sundling Junior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Walter R Sundling Junior High School Sch Ethnicity Walter R Sundling Junior High 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.
0.53 0.95
Walter R Sundling Junior High 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.
4%
23%
Walter R Sundling Junior High 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.
11%
26%
Walter R Sundling Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,657 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Palatine Ccsd 15 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
3
Number of Students Managed 12,657 775
Palatine Ccsd 15 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $147 MM n/a
Palatine Ccsd 15 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $139 MM n/a
Palatine Ccsd 15 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,832 $0
Palatine Ccsd 15 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,190 $0
Palatine Ccsd 15 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 Palatine High School (1.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Winston Campus Junior High School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Palatine Lincoln Elementary School
    1021 North Ridgewood Ln
    Palatine , IL , 60067
    (847)963-5700
    0.6  mi  |  795  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Palatine Palatine High School
    1111 North Rohlwing Rd
    Palatine , IL , 60074
    (847)755-1610
    1.3  mi  |  2750  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Palatine Virginia Lake Elementary School
    925 North Glenn Dr
    Palatine , IL , 60074
    (847)963-7100
    1.4  mi  |  808  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Palatine Gray M Sanborn Elementary School
    101 North Oak St
    Palatine , IL , 60067
    (847)963-7000
    1.5  mi  |  597  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Palatine Stuart R Paddock School
    225 West Washington St
    Palatine , IL , 60067
    (847)963-5800
    1.6  mi  |  769  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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Palatine, 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 0.64, which is higher than the Illinois average of 0.3. The most diverse school in Palatine is District 211 Academy North. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.