Beecher Junior High School



Beecher Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Beecher Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 89
7 65
8 103
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Beecher Junior High School is a public elementary school located in Beecher, IL in the Beecher Community Unit School District 200u. It enrolls 257 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 257
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 15.59

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Beecher Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 143
(56%)
341
(50%)
 Male 114
(44%)
345
(50%)

Beecher Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 216
(84%)
559
(81%)
 Hispanic 33
(13%)
99
(14%)
 Black 4
(2%)
7
(1%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
18
(3%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Beecher Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 179
(70%)
483
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 51
(20%)
125
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(11%)
78
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Beecher Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (30.4%) is lower than the state average of 54.0%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Beecher Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 235
2006 270
2007 262
2008 280
2009 270
2010 282
2011 246
2012 257

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.6
2006 22.5
2007 18.7
2008 14
2009 13.5
2010 14.1
2011 12.3
2012 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
2009 0.12222222222222
2010 0.18439716312057
2011 0.23577235772358
2012 0.30350194552529

Compare Beecher Junior High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 30.4%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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