Roosevelt Magnet School

1704 West Aiken Ave

Peoria, IL 61605

Tel: (309)672-6574
Grades KG-8
610 students
Roosevelt Magnet School serves 610 students in grades KG - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Roosevelt Magnet School operates within the Peoria 150 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 610 students has declined by 6% 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 610 students
Roosevelt Magnet School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Roosevelt Magnet School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Roosevelt Magnet School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Roosevelt Magnet School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 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 13:1 18:1
Roosevelt Magnet School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
2%
25%
Roosevelt Magnet School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
87%
17%
Roosevelt Magnet School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
6%
50%
Roosevelt Magnet School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Roosevelt Magnet School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.24 0.31
Roosevelt Magnet School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
89%
47%
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
3%
Roosevelt Magnet School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

Peoria 150 School District's student population of 13,778 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,413 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,594 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Peoria 150 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
3
Number of Students Managed 13,778 938
Peoria   150 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $173 MM $11 MM
Peoria   150 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $190 MM $11 MM
Peoria   150 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,413 $11,118
Peoria   150 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,594 $11,218
Peoria   150 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Manual Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Calvin Coolidge Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Whittier Primary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Peoria Whittier Primary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 335 students
    0.5 miles
    1619 West Fredonia Ave
    PeoriaIL 61606
    (309)672-6569
    0.5PK-4335
  • PeoriaManual Academy
    Grades: 8-12 | 787 students
    0.9 miles
    811 South Griswold St
    PeoriaIL 61605
    (309)672-6600
    0.98-12787
  • PeoriaValeska Hinton Early Ch Ed Center
    Grades: PK-1 | 290 students
    0.9 miles
    800 West Romeo B Garrett Ave
    PeoriaIL 61605
    (309)672-6810
    0.9PK-1290
  • PeoriaCalvin Coolidge Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 409 students
    1 miles
    2708 West Rohmann Ave
    PeoriaIL 61604
    (309)672-6506
    15-8409
  • Peoria Franklin Primary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 529 students
    1.2 miles
    807 West Columbia Ter
    PeoriaIL 61606
    (309)682-2693
    1.2PK-5529

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