Herget Middle School

  • Herget Middle School serves 688 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Herget Middle School operates within the Aurora West Usd 129 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 688 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 688 students
Herget Middle School Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender % Herget Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Herget Middle School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Herget Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.60 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 18:1 16:1
Herget Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
Asian
2%
5%
Herget Middle School Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
52%
25%
Herget Middle School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
10%
17%
Herget Middle School Black Students (2006-2015)
White
35%
49%
Herget Middle School White Students (2006-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Herget Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2011)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Herget Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Herget 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.
0.60 0.31
Herget Middle School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
53%
52%
Herget Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
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.
4%
2%
Herget Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • Aurora West Usd 129 School District's student population of 12,560 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,764 in this district is less than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has grown by 26% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,208 is less than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has grown by 32% over four years.
School District Name Aurora West Usd 129 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
3
Number of Students Managed 12,560 753
Aurora West Usd 129 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $177 MM $12 MM
Aurora West Usd 129 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $183 MM $11 MM
Aurora West Usd 129 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,764 $16,005
Aurora West Usd 129 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,208 $14,988
Aurora West Usd 129 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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