Roosevelt Magnet School

Tel: (309)672-6574
  • Roosevelt Magnet School serves 569 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Roosevelt Magnet School operates within the Peoria 150 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 569 students has declined by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 569 students
Roosevelt Magnet School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Roosevelt Magnet School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Roosevelt Magnet School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Roosevelt Magnet School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less 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
Roosevelt Magnet School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
n/a
5%
Roosevelt Magnet School Asian Students (1989-1998)
Hispanic
n/a
25%
Roosevelt Magnet School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
89%
17%
Roosevelt Magnet School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
7%
49%
Roosevelt Magnet School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Roosevelt Magnet School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Roosevelt Magnet 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.
0.20 0.31
Roosevelt Magnet 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.
n/a n/a
Roosevelt Magnet 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.
n/a n/a
Roosevelt Magnet School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

  • Peoria 150 School District's student population of 13,616 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,019 in this district is less than the state average of $15,061. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,988 is less than the state average of $15,092. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Peoria 150 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
3
Number of Students Managed 13,616 753
Peoria 150 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $196 MM $11 MM
Peoria 150 School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $196 MM $11 MM
Peoria 150 School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $14,019 $15,061
Peoria 150 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $13,988 $15,092
Peoria 150 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

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Peoria Whittier Primary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 306 students
    0.5 miles
    1619 W Fredonia Ave
    PeoriaIL 61606
    (309)672-6569
    0.5PK-4306
  • PeoriaManual Academy
    Grades: 7-12 | 719 students
    0.9 miles
    811 S Griswold St
    PeoriaIL 61605
    (309)672-6600
    0.97-12719
  • PeoriaValeska Hinton Early Ch Ed Center
    Grades: PK-1 | 398 students
    0.9 miles
    800 W Romeo B Garrett Ave
    PeoriaIL 61605
    (309)672-6810
    0.9PK-1398
  • PeoriaCalvin Coolidge Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 355 students
    1 miles
    2708 W Rohmann Ave
    PeoriaIL 61604
    (309)672-6506
    15-8355
  • Peoria Franklin Primary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 549 students
    1.2 miles
    807 W Columbia Ter
    PeoriaIL 61606
    (309)682-2693
    1.2PK-5549

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
April 28, 2017
In an evolving story out of New York, teacher unions have sued the school district to prevent them from following through with proposed school closures.
April 28, 2017
Police departments on public school campuses have played a major role in reducing violent crime and the speed limit. Unfortunately, they are also fighting an uphill battle against budget cuts.
April 27, 2017
Public schools across the nation are implementing programs that help keep young black men in school and off the streets. Boosting graduation rates, reducing gang involvement and violence, and providing positive male role models are just a few of the common elements of these programs. Yet, the achievement gap between black boys and other peer groups remains extremely wide.