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Cooper Middle School (leave a review)
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+1 (847) 520-2750

1050 Plum Grove Cir

Buffalo Grove, Illinois


About Cooper Middle School
6th Grade - 8th Grade

Cooper Middle School is one of 13 schools in the Wheeling CCSD 21 district of Illinois.

Cooper Middle School is a regular school, specialising in 6th Grade to 8th Grade. Compared to other schools in Illinois, this is a relatively average sized school since it has an enrolment of 685 students.

The number of teachers at Cooper Middle School has remained static in recent years, and you can see from the pyramid chart on this page that the pupil population has lately remained static.

At Cooper Middle School, the average teaching salary of $84,694 is higher than the Illinois state average of $60,779.

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Students by Year Group
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Funding per pupil


Title I eligible school

This school is not eligible for Title I funding. Title I provides extra money to schools that have a large number of students from low income families. Roughly 50,000 schools receive money through Title I.

Free lunches


Reduced price lunches


The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) provides free and reduced price meals for students. In 2016, 30.4 million children received meals through the program.

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Nearby Schools Compared
SchoolNumber of pupilsFunding per pupilPupils per teacherAverage teacher salaryDiversity index
Cooper Middle School 685$16,62413$84,6940.57
Henry W Longfellow Elem School (0.38 miles) 432$12,10918$119,6920.49
Buffalo Grove High School (0.67 miles) 1944$20,22617$118,6400.56
Ivy Hall Elementary School (1.22 miles) 407$11,09611$71,8790.56
Edgar A Poe Elem School (1.64 miles) 474$11,03619$77,6100.58
J W Riley Elem School (1.72 miles) 320$19,91014$67,7240.52

Cooper Middle School

Number of pupils685
Funding per pupil$16,624
Pupils per teacher13
Average teacher salary$84,694
Diversity index0.57

Henry W Longfellow Elem School (0.38 miles)

Number of pupils432
Funding per pupil$12,109
Pupils per teacher18
Average teacher salary$119,692
Diversity index0.49

Buffalo Grove High School (0.67 miles)

Number of pupils1944
Funding per pupil$20,226
Pupils per teacher17
Average teacher salary$118,640
Diversity index0.56

Ivy Hall Elementary School (1.22 miles)

Number of pupils407
Funding per pupil$11,096
Pupils per teacher11
Average teacher salary$71,879
Diversity index0.56

Edgar A Poe Elem School (1.64 miles)

Number of pupils474
Funding per pupil$11,036
Pupils per teacher19
Average teacher salary$77,610
Diversity index0.58

J W Riley Elem School (1.72 miles)

Number of pupils320
Funding per pupil$19,910
Pupils per teacher14
Average teacher salary$67,724
Diversity index0.52
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Rankings within Illinois
There are 4,241 schools in Illinois. Rankings don't always go up to 4,241 because some schools have missing data.
703rdlargest school
456thhighest number of FTE teachers
1185thlowest pupil-teacher ratio
233rdhighest average teaching salary
2545thhighest proportion of free lunch eligible pupils
1939thhighest proportion of reduced-price lunch eligible pupils
922ndhighest diversity index
384thhighest funding per pupil
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Minimum Instructional Days and Hours

6th Grade - 8th Grade: 5 hours

Kindergarten: 180 days

1st Grade - 11th Grade: 180 days

12th Grade: 180 days

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