Timber Ridge School

Tel: (847)463-8300
  • Timber Ridge School serves 78 students in grades 2-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Timber Ridge School operates within the Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 78 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
School Type Special education school
Grades Offered Grades 2-8
Total Students 78 students
Timber Ridge School Total Students (2008-2015)
Gender % Timber Ridge School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Timber Ridge School Total Teachers (2010-2015)
Students by Grade Timber Ridge School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 6:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.66 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 8:1 16:1
Timber Ridge School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2015)
Asian
1%
5%
Timber Ridge School Asian Students (2008-2015)
Hispanic
31%
25%
Timber Ridge School Black Students (2008-2015)
Black
16%
17%
Timber Ridge School Black Students (2008-2015)
White
47%
49%
Timber Ridge School White Students (2008-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Timber Ridge School Hawaiian Students (2010-2012)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Timber Ridge School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Timber Ridge School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL 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.
0.66 0.31
Timber Ridge School Diversity Score (2008-2015)
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.
50%
52%
Timber Ridge School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2015)
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.
n/a
2%
Timber Ridge School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2012)

District Comparison

  • Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District's student population of 948 students has grown by 26% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $51,788 is higher than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has declined by 19% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $50,806 is higher than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has declined by 19% over four years.
School District Name Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 948 753
Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District Students Managed (1989-2008)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $12 MM
Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District District Total Revenue (1997-2014)
District Spending $48 MM $11 MM
Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District District Spending (1997-2014)
District Revenue / Student $51,788 $16,005
Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District District Revenue / Student (1998-2008)
District Spending / Student $50,806 $14,988
Nw Suburban Spec Educ Org School District District Spending / Student (1998-2008)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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