River Trails Middle School

1000 North Wolf Rd,

Mt Prospect, IL, 60056-1551

Tel: (847)298-1750
Grades: 6-8

363 students

River Trails Middle School serves 363 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
River Trails Middle School operates within the River Trails 26 School District.

Overview

The student population of 363 students has declined by 30% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 363 students
River Trails Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
River Trails Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade River Trails Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 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 9:1 15:1
River Trails Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
15%
4%
River Trails Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
24%
23%
River Trails Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
2%
19%
River Trails Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
52%
50%
River Trails Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups River Trails Middle School Sch Ethnicity River Trails 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.
0.65 0.95
River Trails 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.
8%
23%
River Trails 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.
25%
26%
River Trails Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,376 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
School District Name River Trails 26 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,376 949
River Trails   26 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $10 MM
River Trails   26 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $28 MM $10 MM
River Trails   26 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,925 $10,546
River Trails   26 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,077 $10,416
River Trails   26 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 Prospect High School (2.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Chippewa Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cumberland Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Des Plaines Chippewa Middle School
    123 North 8th Ave
    Des Plaines , IL , 60016
    (847)824-1503
    1.1  mi  |  636  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Des Plaines Cumberland Elementary School
    700 East Golf Rd
    Des Plaines , IL , 60016
    (847)824-1451
    1.1  mi  |  273  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Mt Prospect Euclid Elementary School
    1211 North Wheeling Rd
    Mt Prospect , IL , 60056
    (847)259-3303
    1.5  mi  |  508  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Mt Prospect Indian Grove Elementary School
    1340 North Burning Bush Ln
    Mt Prospect , IL , 60056
    (847)298-1976
    1.5  mi  |  505  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Mt Prospect Lions Park Elementary School
    300 East Council Trl
    Mt Prospect , IL , 60056
    (847)394-7330
    1.6  mi  |  472  students  |  Gr.  2-5

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Mt Prospect, 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 0.56, which is higher than the Illinois average of 0.3. The most diverse school in Mt Prospect is Holmes Junior High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.