George Washington Elementary School



George Washington Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

George Washington Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 25
1 54
2 48
3 49
4 49
5 55
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

George Washington Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Alsip, IL in the Cook County School District 130. It enrolls 280 students in grades 1st through 12th. George Washington Elementary School is the 1,889th largest public school in Illinois and the 42,880th largest nationally. It has 10.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 280
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.62
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,880th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,889th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 346th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,248th out of 2,345

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George Washington Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 146
(52%)
2,019
(52%)
 Female 134
(48%)
1,887
(48%)

George Washington Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 128
(46%)
2,336
(60%)
 Black 93
(33%)
896
(23%)
 White 48
(17%)
594
(15%)
 Two or More 6
(2%)
46
(1%)
 Asian 5
(2%)
23
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
9
(0%)

George Washington Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 209
(75%)
2,671
(68%)
 Not Eligible 52
(19%)
1,095
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 19
(7%)
140
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, George Washington Elementary School is ranked 1,016th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of George Washington Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.4%) is higher than the state average of 54.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

George Washington Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 259
2006 202
2007 212
2008 255
2009 249
2010 231
2011 291
2012 280

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.3
2006 9.6
2007 13.2
2008 11.6
2009 11.3
2010 11.6
2011 14.6
2012 10.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.86486486486486
2006 0.98514851485149
2007 0.90566037735849
2008 0.91372549019608
2009 0.93172690763052
2010 0.9047619047619
2011 0.87972508591065
2012 0.81428571428571

Compare George Washington Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,050.0% 10.5:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 81.4%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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