Tefft Middle School

  • Tefft Middle School serves 831 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Tefft Middle School operates within the U-46 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 831 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students831 students
Tefft Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Tefft Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
Tefft Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeTefft Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
Tefft Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
12%
5%
Tefft Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
62%
25%
Tefft Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
7%
17%
Tefft Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
18%
49%
Tefft Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Tefft Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsTefft Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL 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.
0.570.67
Tefft 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.
69%
52%
Tefft Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
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.
5%
2%
Tefft Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2015)

District Comparison

  • U-46 School District's student population of 40,210 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,301 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,965 is less than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name U-46 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
57
3
Number of Students Managed40,210753
 U-46 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$456 MM$11 MM
 U-46 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$442 MM$11 MM
 U-46 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,301$11,118
 U-46 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,965$11,218
 U-46 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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