Highcrest Middle School

Serves grades M - M

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
569 Hunter Rd
Wilmette, IL 60091
Phone
(847) 853-2900
District
WILMETTE SD 39
County
COOK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
860
Classroom Teachers
64

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

10

(10 is best)

Better than 95.6% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 69 32
Proficiency in Reading 75 36
Proficiency in Math 62 29

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 65 30
Proficiency in Reading 70 34
Proficiency in Math 60 27

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.42
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.16
AVG FOR STATE 15.77
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 5 423 49.2%
Grade 6 437 50.8%
Total 860 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 81.3% 81.9% 50.6%
Black 1.4% 0.9% 17.8%
Hispanic 4.6% 5.5% 26.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 12.6% 11.6% 4.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.0% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 3.8% 3.5% 49.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.8% 3.5% 45.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 3.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 26,324 12,802,023
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,536.8 230
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 26.5% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 19.7% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.1% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 16.9% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,252 4,818,452
Single Parent Households With Children 4.3% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.8% 88.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 81.8% 33.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 48.6% 13.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.8% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.9% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 9.7% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.8% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.0% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 4.1% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,798 $36,174,216 56.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,020 $3,765,840 5.9%
Staff $430 $1,587,560 2.5%
General Administration $516 $1,905,072 3.0%
School Administration $614 $2,266,888 3.5%
Operation $1,199 $4,426,708 6.9%
Transportation $394 $1,454,648 2.3%
Other $1,146 $4,231,032 6.6%
Total Support $5,320 $19,641,440 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,306 $8,513,752 13.2%
Total Expenditures $17,424 $64,329,408 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,862 $16,041,736,338 52.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $849 $1,733,187,841 5.6%
Staff $504 $1,028,020,809 3.3%
General Administration $508 $1,036,522,218 3.4%
School Administration $653 $1,331,780,740 4.3%
Operation $1,174 $2,396,104,949 7.8%
Transportation $598 $1,220,380,148 4.0%
Other $546 $1,114,934,113 3.6%
Total Support $4,833 $9,860,885,139 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,384 $4,865,224,284 15.8%
Total Expenditures $15,079 $30,767,924,182 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%