Roosevelt Magnet School

1704 West Aiken Ave

Peoria, IL 61605-1701

Tel: (309)672-6574
Grades: PK-8

649 students

Roosevelt Magnet School serves 649 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Roosevelt Magnet School operates within the Peoria 150 School District.

Overview

The student population of 649 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 649 students
Roosevelt Magnet School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 40% Male / 60%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Roosevelt Magnet School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Roosevelt Magnet School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is equal to 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 15:1 15:1
Roosevelt Magnet School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Roosevelt Magnet School Asian (1989-1998)
Hispanic
4%
23%
Roosevelt Magnet School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
83%
19%
Roosevelt Magnet School Black (1988-2012)
White
6%
50%
Roosevelt Magnet School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Roosevelt Magnet School Sch Ethnicity Roosevelt Magnet 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.
0.30 0.30
Roosevelt Magnet 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.
57%
23%
Roosevelt Magnet 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.
30%
26%
Roosevelt Magnet School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,175 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Peoria 150 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
3
Number of Students Managed 16,175 949
Peoria   150 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $179 MM $10 MM
Peoria   150 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $181 MM $10 MM
Peoria   150 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,155 $10,546
Peoria   150 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,340 $10,416
Peoria   150 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 Manual High School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Calvin Coolidge Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Whittier Primary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Peoria Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Whittier Primary School
    1619 West Fredonia Ave
    Peoria , IL 61606
    (309)672-6569
    0.5  mi  |  417  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Peoria Valeska Hinton Early Ch Ed Center
    800 West Romeo B Garrett Ave
    Peoria , IL 61605
    (309)672-6810
    0.9  mi  |  375  students  |  Gr.  PK-1
  • Peoria Manual High School
    811 South Griswold St
    Peoria , IL 61605
    (309)672-6600
    0.9  mi  |  1103  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • West Peoria Calvin Coolidge Middle School
    2708 West Rohmann Ave
    West Peoria , IL 61604
    (309)672-6506
    1  mi  |  338  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Peoria Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Franklin-edison Primary School
    807 West Columbia Ter
    Peoria , IL 61606
    (309)682-2693
    1.2  mi  |  497  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Did You Know?
Peoria, 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 0.46, which is higher than the Illinois average of 0.3. The most diverse school in Peoria is Von Steuben Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.