River Trails Middle School

  • River Trails Middle School serves 489 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • River Trails Middle School operates within the River Trails 26 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 489 students has grown by 34% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 489 students
River Trails Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % River Trails Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
River Trails Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade River Trails Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.65 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 12:1 16:1
River Trails Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
19%
5%
River Trails Middle School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
26%
25%
River Trails Middle School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
3%
17%
River Trails Middle School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
50%
49%
River Trails Middle School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
River Trails Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
River Trails Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.65 0.31
River Trails 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.
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River Trails Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
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River Trails Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

  • River Trails 26 School District's student population of 1,417 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $20,358 is higher than the state average of $15,061. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $20,646 is higher than the state average of $15,092. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name River Trails 26 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,417 753
River Trails 26 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $28 MM $11 MM
River Trails 26 School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $28 MM $11 MM
River Trails 26 School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $20,358 $15,061
River Trails 26 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $20,646 $15,092
River Trails 26 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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