Macarthur Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
700 N Schoenbeck Rd
Prospect Heights, IL 60070
Phone
(847) 870-5190
District
PROSPECT HEIGHTS SD 23
County
COOK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
536
Classroom Teachers
38

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

8

(10 is best)

Better than 76.8% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Macarthur Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 48 29
Proficiency in Reading 45 33
Proficiency in Math 51 26

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 51 34
Proficiency in Reading 55 38
Proficiency in Math 47 29

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 43 32
Proficiency in Reading 48 35
Proficiency in Math 37.3 29

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.11
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.74
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 196 36.6%
Grade 7 180 33.6%
Grade 8 160 29.9%
Total 536 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 67.9% 67.0% 50.5%
Black 1.1% 1.7% 17.6%
Hispanic 20.2% 20.9% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 10.1% 9.8% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.6% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 30.6% 32.2% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 24.8% 27.8% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.8% 4.4% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 17,915 12,741,080
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,636.4 228
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.3% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 14.9% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.1% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.7% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 22.0% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 7,599 4,795,514
Single Parent Households With Children 5.8% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.6% 88.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 45.1% 33.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 19.0% 13.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.9% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.1% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.6% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.9% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.1% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 8.4% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,862 $13,975,374 49.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,368 $2,157,336 7.6%
Staff $1,188 $1,873,476 6.6%
General Administration $452 $712,804 2.5%
School Administration $959 $1,512,343 5.3%
Operation $1,089 $1,717,353 6.1%
Transportation $659 $1,039,243 3.7%
Other $1,945 $3,067,265 10.8%
Total Support $7,661 $12,081,397 42.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,459 $2,300,843 8.1%
Total Expenditures $17,983 $28,359,191 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,469 $17,149,168,027 53.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $866 $1,753,249,816 5.5%
Staff $511 $1,035,392,053 3.2%
General Administration $508 $1,028,089,038 3.2%
School Administration $724 $1,466,036,035 4.6%
Operation $1,137 $2,302,343,028 7.2%
Transportation $625 $1,265,587,571 4.0%
Other $553 $1,119,318,418 3.5%
Total Support $4,923 $9,969,107,562 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,409 $4,878,272,870 15.2%
Total Expenditures $15,801 $31,997,108,858 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%