Tefft Middle School

Tefft Middle School serves 853 students in grades 7 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Tefft Middle School operates within the U-46 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 853 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 853 students
Tefft Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Tefft Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Tefft Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Tefft Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 18:1
Tefft Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.59 0.31
Tefft Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
66%
47%
Tefft Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
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.
5%
3%
Tefft Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 40,383 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,000 is less than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,673 is less than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name U-46 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
57
3
Number of Students Managed 40,383 938
  U-46 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $456 MM $11 MM
  U-46 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $442 MM $11 MM
  U-46 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,000 $11,118
  U-46 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,673 $11,218
  U-46 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is District 211 Academy - South (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Canton Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Heritage Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • StreamwoodHeritage Elementary School
    0.4 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 504 students507 Arnold Ave
    StreamwoodIL 60107
    (630)213-5565
    0.4KG-6504
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    Magnet School
    0.5 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 380 students716 Sunnydale Blvd
    StreamwoodIL 60107
    (630)213-5610
    0.5KG-6380
  • Hanover ParkParkwood Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 425 students2150 Laurel Ave
    Hanover ParkIL 60133
    (630)213-5595
    0.6PK-6425
  • Hanover ParkLaurel Hill Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 501 students1750 Laurel Ave
    Hanover ParkIL 60133
    (630)213-5580
    0.9KG-6501
  • StreamwoodDistrict 211 Academy - South
    Alternative School
    1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 34 students1544 Brandy Parkway
    StreamwoodIL 60107
    (847)755-6640
    19-1234

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