Timber Ridge School

201 South Evanston Ave

Arlington Heights, IL 60004-6832

Tel: (847)463-8300
Grades KG-8
74 students
Timber Ridge School serves 74 students in grades KG - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Timber Ridge School operates within the Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District.

School Overview

The student population of 74 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 74 students
Timber Ridge School Total Students (2008-2014)
Gender % Timber Ridge School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Timber Ridge School Total Teachers (2010-2014)
Students by Grade Timber Ridge School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 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 7:1 18:1
Timber Ridge School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
Asian
2%
4%
Timber Ridge School Asian Students (2008-2014)
Hispanic
29%
25%
Timber Ridge School Black Students (2008-2014)
Black
11%
17%
Timber Ridge School Black Students (2008-2014)
White
53%
50%
Timber Ridge School White Students (2008-2014)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Timber Ridge School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Timber Ridge School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.63 0.31
Timber Ridge School Diversity Score (2008-2014)
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.
45%
47%
Timber Ridge School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2014)
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.
n/a
3%
Timber Ridge School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 896 students has grown by 19% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $57,152 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $54,536 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District Name Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 896 938
Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District Students Managed (1988-2008)
District Total Revenue $51 MM $11 MM
Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District District Total Revenue (1997-2010)
District Spending $49 MM $11 MM
Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District District Spending (1997-2010)
District Revenue / Student $57,152 $11,118
Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2008)
District Spending / Student $54,536 $11,218
Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District District Spending / Student (1997-2008)
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 Prospect High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Miner School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairview Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount ProspectProspect High School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 2105 students801 West Kensington Rd
    Mount ProspectIL 60056
    (847)718-5200
    0.39-122105
  • Mount ProspectFairview Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 2-5 | 436 students300 North Fairview Ave
    Mount ProspectIL 60056
    (847)394-7320
    0.72-5436
  • Arlington Heights Windsor Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 454 students1315 East Miner St
    Arlington HeightsIL 60004
    (847)398-4297
    0.8PK-5454
  • Arlington HeightsMiner School
    Special Education School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 5-12 | 78 students1101 East Miner St
    Arlington HeightsIL 60004
    (847)463-8400
    0.95-1278
  • Arlington HeightsDryden Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 508 students722 South Dryden Place
    Arlington HeightsIL 60005
    (847)398-4280
    1.1KG-5508

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