Sandwich Middle School

600 South Wells St

Sandwich, IL 60548-2481

Tel: (815)786-2138
Grades: 6-8

550 students

Sandwich Middle School serves 550 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Sandwich Middle School operates within the Sandwich Cusd 430 School District.

Overview

The student population of 550 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 550 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Students by Grade Sandwich Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 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 14:1 15:1
Sandwich Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2002-2013)
Hispanic
9%
23%
White
85%
50%
All Ethnic Groups Sandwich Middle School Sch Ethnicity Sandwich 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.
0.27 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.
13%
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.
19%
26%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,338 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
School District Name Sandwich Cusd 430 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,338 949
District Total Revenue $25 MM $10 MM
Sandwich Cusd 430 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $23 MM $10 MM
Sandwich Cusd 430 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,094 $10,546
Sandwich Cusd 430 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,335 $10,416
Sandwich Cusd 430 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 Sandwich Community High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Herman E Dummer Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lynn G Haskin Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SandwichLynn G Haskin Elementary School
    720 South Wells St
    SandwichIL 60548
    (815)786-8812
    0.1 mi | 261 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • SandwichHerman E Dummer Middle School
    422 South Wells St
    SandwichIL 60548
    (815)786-8498
    0.1 mi | 362 students | Gr. 4-5                      
  • SandwichSandwich Community High School
    515 Lions Rd
    SandwichIL 60548
    (815)786-2157
    0.4 mi | 750 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SandwichIndian Valley Area Vocational Center
    Vocational School
    600 Lions Rd
    SandwichIL 60548
    (815)786-9873
    Vocational School

    0.5 mi | n/a students | Gr. 11-12                      
  • SandwichW W Woodbury Elementary School
    322 East 3rd St
    SandwichIL 60548
    (815)786-6316
    0.5 mi | 175 students | Gr. PK-3                      

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Dekalb 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 0.30, which is lower than the Illinois average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Dekalb County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.