Timber Ridge Middle School

  • Timber Ridge Middle School serves 1,014 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 41% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Timber Ridge Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Timber Ridge Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Timber Ridge Middle School's student population of 1,014 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,014 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Timber Ridge Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Timber Ridge Middle School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#1407 out of 3679 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Timber Ridge Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Timber Ridge 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
4%
5%
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Hispanic
27%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Timber Ridge Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
8%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Timber Ridge Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
58%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Timber Ridge Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Timber Ridge Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.590.67
This chart display the diversity score of Timber Ridge Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Timber Ridge Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlainfield SD 202 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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