Carl Sandburg Jr High School

Serves grades 7 - 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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2600 Martin Ln
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
Phone
(847) 963-7800
District
PALATINE CCSD 15
County
COOK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
530
Classroom Teachers
37

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

6

(10 is best)

Better than 52.4% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Carl Sandburg Jr High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 25 30
Proficiency in Reading 25 33
Proficiency in Math 25 26

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 40 34
Proficiency in Reading 42 39
Proficiency in Math 37 29

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 32 32
Proficiency in Reading 37 35
Proficiency in Math 27.0 30

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.35
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.45
AVG FOR STATE 14.90
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 1 0.2%
Grade 7 281 53.0%
Grade 8 248 46.8%
Total 530 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 48.2% 40.0% 49.7%
Black 2.7% 3.8% 17.3%
Hispanic 40.4% 36.5% 27.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.7% 19.5% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.7% 38.1% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 39.2% 35.7% 46.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.4% 2.4% 2.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 119,285 12,741,080
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,446.0 228
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.8% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.6% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.5% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 13.6% 14.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 45,810 4,830,038
Single Parent Households With Children 8.0% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.6% 88.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 49.1% 34.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 21.6% 14.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.4% 15.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.6% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.5% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.1% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.1% 13.2%
$15,000 or less 4.8% 10.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,273 $128,371,408 56.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,238 $15,470,048 6.8%
Staff $701 $8,759,696 3.9%
General Administration $392 $4,898,432 2.2%
School Administration $875 $10,934,000 4.8%
Operation $1,199 $14,982,704 6.6%
Transportation $920 $11,496,320 5.1%
Other $548 $6,847,808 3.0%
Total Support $5,873 $73,389,008 32.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,015 $25,179,440 11.1%
Total Expenditures $18,161 $226,939,856 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,622 $18,950,007,358 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,089 $2,145,531,133 6.1%
Staff $566 $1,114,152,009 3.2%
General Administration $583 $1,147,898,898 3.3%
School Administration $826 $1,626,982,436 4.7%
Operation $1,236 $2,433,383,753 7.0%
Transportation $681 $1,340,419,899 3.8%
Other $616 $1,214,165,287 3.5%
Total Support $5,597 $11,022,815,251 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,533 $4,988,320,395 14.3%
Total Expenditures $17,751 $34,960,767,627 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%