Highcrest Middle School

Serves grades 5 - 6

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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
875
Classroom Teachers
69

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

10

(10 is best)

Better than 94.9% 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 71 32
Proficiency in Reading 69 35
Proficiency in Math 72 30

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 29
Proficiency in Reading 72 33
Proficiency in Math 52 26

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.64
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.77
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 5 436 49.8%
Grade 6 439 50.2%
Total 875 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 80.7% 82.0% 50.5%
Black 1.1% 0.7% 17.6%
Hispanic 5.6% 5.7% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 12.3% 11.6% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.1% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 3.9% 3.4% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.9% 3.4% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 26,687 12,802,023
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,613.2 230
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.1% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 25.7% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 19.0% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.2% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 18.0% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,307 4,818,452
Single Parent Households With Children 3.2% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.9% 88.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 82.2% 33.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 51.0% 13.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.8% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.3% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 8.3% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.4% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.8% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 4.4% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,277 $38,343,487 55.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,069 $3,988,439 5.8%
Staff $448 $1,671,488 2.4%
General Administration $493 $1,839,383 2.7%
School Administration $666 $2,484,846 3.6%
Operation $1,193 $4,451,083 6.5%
Transportation $400 $1,492,400 2.2%
Other $1,140 $4,253,340 6.2%
Total Support $5,409 $20,180,979 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,723 $10,159,513 14.8%
Total Expenditures $18,409 $68,683,979 100.0%
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%