C F Simmons Middle School

  • C F Simmons Middle School serves 1,027 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • C F Simmons Middle School operates within the Aurora East Usd 131 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1027 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,027 students
C F Simmons Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %C F Simmons Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
C F Simmons Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeC F Simmons Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
C F Simmons Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
5%
C F Simmons Middle School Asian Students (1992-2010)
Hispanic
91%
25%
C F Simmons Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
6%
17%
C F Simmons Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
2%
49%
C F Simmons Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
C F Simmons Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsC F Simmons Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL 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.
0.170.67
C F Simmons 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.
83%
52%
C F Simmons Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
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%
C F Simmons Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

  • Aurora East Usd 131 School District's student population of 14,079 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,819 in this district is less than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 21% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,692 is less than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 25% over four years.
School District NameAurora East Usd 131 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
3
Number of Students Managed14,079753
Aurora East Usd 131 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$145 MM$11 MM
Aurora East Usd 131 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$128 MM$11 MM
Aurora East Usd 131 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,819$11,118
Aurora East Usd 131 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,692$11,218
Aurora East Usd 131 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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