Jane Addams Middle School

Jane Addams Middle School serves 758 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the IL average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Jane Addams Middle School operates within the Valley View Cusd 365u School District.

Overview

The student population of 758 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 29% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 758 students
Jane Addams Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Jane Addams Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Jane Addams Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more 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 13:1 13:1
Jane Addams Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
9%
4%
Jane Addams Middle School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
36%
24%
Jane Addams Middle School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
27%
19%
Jane Addams Middle School Black (1988-2013)
White
25%
50%
Jane Addams Middle School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Jane Addams Middle School Sch Ethnicity Jane Addams 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.
0.73 0.30
Jane Addams Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
42%
45%
Jane Addams Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
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.
12%
6%
Jane Addams Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,576 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Valley View Cusd 365u School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
3
Number of Students Managed 17,576 759
Valley View Cusd 365u School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $218 MM n/a
District Spending $219 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $12,029 $0
Valley View Cusd 365u School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,061 $0
Valley View Cusd 365u 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 Bolingbrook High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Brooks Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Independence Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BolingbrookIndependence Elementary School
    230 South Orchard Dr
    BolingbrookIL 60440
    (630)759-7282
    0.4 mi | 764 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BolingbrookJamie Mcgee Elementary School
    179 Commonwealth Dr
    BolingbrookIL 60440
    (630)759-4300
    0.8 mi | 601 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BolingbrookBolingbrook High School
    365 Raider Way
    BolingbrookIL 60440
    (630)759-6400
    0.9 mi | 3614 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BolingbrookOak View Elementary School
    150 North Schmidt Rd
    BolingbrookIL 60440
    (630)759-9300
    1.2 mi | 590 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • BolingbrookPioneer Elementary School
    1470 Raven Dr
    BolingbrookIL 60490
    (630)771-2420
    1.5 mi | 774 students | Gr. KG-5                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.
Measles in School: A Parent’s Guide in 2015
Measles, the once eradicated disease, has made a comeback in the U.S. in recent months, and a recent study estimates only 50% of people are immunized. The outbreak has raised questions about immunizations and the safety of children in public schools. Learn how to keep your children healthy and reduce their measles risk.
The Surprising Way Schools are Saving Money on Ed Tech
With technology advancing and changing faster than ever, how can educators and schools keep up? The answer: refurbished ed tech.
Related School Videos

View more school videos