Herget 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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1550 Deerpath Rd
Aurora, IL 60506
Phone
(630) 301-5052
District
AURORA WEST USD 129
County
KANE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
703
Classroom Teachers
44

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

3

(10 is best)

Better than 27.7% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

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

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 15 30
Proficiency in Reading 12 33
Proficiency in Math 17 26

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 22 34
Proficiency in Reading 27 39
Proficiency in Math 17 29

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 25 32
Proficiency in Reading 27 35
Proficiency in Math 22.0 30

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.85
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.72
AVG FOR STATE 14.90
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 228 32.4%
Grade 7 245 34.9%
Grade 8 230 32.7%
Total 703 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 29.6% 24.7% 49.7%
Black 9.9% 11.5% 17.3%
Hispanic 57.9% 60.0% 27.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.3% 3.4% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.4% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 50.9% 51.7% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.7% 50.4% 46.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.3% 1.3% 2.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 74,526 12,741,080
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,545.1 228
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.2% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.7% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.3% 33.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.5% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 13.4% 14.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 25,761 4,830,038
Single Parent Households With Children 11.8% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 83.5% 88.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 27.6% 34.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.3% 14.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.4% 15.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.7% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.1% 17.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.6% 16.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.0% 13.2%
$15,000 or less 8.9% 10.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,524 $105,527,120 48.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $920 $11,389,600 5.2%
Staff $505 $6,251,900 2.8%
General Administration $176 $2,178,880 1.0%
School Administration $602 $7,452,760 3.4%
Operation $1,007 $12,466,660 5.7%
Transportation $704 $8,715,520 4.0%
Other $977 $12,095,260 5.5%
Total Support $4,890 $60,538,200 27.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,311 $53,370,180 24.3%
Total Expenditures $17,725 $219,435,500 100.0%
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%