Arbor Park Middle School

  • Arbor Park Middle School serves 655 students in grades 5-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Arbor Park Middle School operates within the Arbor Park 145 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 655 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 655 students
Arbor Park Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Arbor Park Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Arbor Park Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Arbor Park Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.68 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 23:1 16:1
Arbor Park Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
6%
5%
Arbor Park Middle School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
19%
25%
Arbor Park Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
17%
17%
Arbor Park Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
50%
49%
Arbor Park Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Arbor Park Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
8%
3%
Arbor Park Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Arbor Park Middle 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.
0.68 0.31
Arbor Park Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
38%
52%
Arbor Park Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2015)
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
2%
Arbor Park Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2013)

District Comparison

  • Arbor Park 145 School District's student population of 1,468 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,754 in this district is less than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,765 is less than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Arbor Park 145 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,468 753
Arbor Park 145 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $19 MM $12 MM
Arbor Park 145 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $17 MM $11 MM
Arbor Park 145 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,754 $16,005
Arbor Park 145 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,765 $14,988
Arbor Park 145 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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