1560 Bloomingdale Rd
Glendale Heights, IL 60139
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Glenside Middle School serves 801 students in grades 5-8.
Glenside Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 56% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 801 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in IL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Glenside Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Glenside Middle School's student population of 801 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
801 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
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School Rankings

Glenside Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Glenside Middle School is 0.67, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1120 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
24%
5%
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Hispanic
49%
27%
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Black
6%
17%
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White
18%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
10%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Glenside Middle School's ranking?

Glenside Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for: Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

30% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% IL state average), while 56% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% IL state average).

How many students attend Glenside Middle School?

801 students attend Glenside Middle School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

49% of Glenside Middle School students are Hispanic, 24% of students are Asian, 18% of students are White, 6% of students are Black, and 3% of students are Two or more races.

What grades does Glenside Middle School offer ?

Glenside Middle School offers enrollment in grades 5-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 801 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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