Nathan Hale Middle School

5220 135th St
Midlothian, IL 60445
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 349 students in grades 6-8, Nathan Hale Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 18% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 30%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 349 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • : 12% (Top 1% in IL)
  • : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Nathan Hale Middle School's student population of 349 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
349 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Nathan Hale Middle School is 0.66, 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.
This School
State Level (IL)
(18-19)
12%
33%
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18%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nathan Hale Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
30-34%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
46%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Nathan Hale Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
28%
17%
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White
23%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Illinois.
0.66
This chart display the diversity score of Nathan Hale Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Nathan Hale Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nathan Hale Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
12% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% IL state average), while 18% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 30% IL state average).
How many students attend Nathan Hale Middle School?
349 students attend Nathan Hale Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
46% of Nathan Hale Middle School students are Hispanic, 28% of students are Black, 23% of students are White, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Nathan Hale Middle School?
Nathan Hale Middle School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Illinois state average of 14:1.
What grades does Nathan Hale Middle School offer ?
Nathan Hale Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Nathan Hale Middle School part of?
Nathan Hale Middle School is part of Cook County SD 130 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 349 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • : 12% (Top 1%)
  • : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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