Roanoke-Benson Jr High School



Roanoke-Benson Jr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Roanoke-Benson Jr High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 46
6 50
7 46
8 45
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Roanoke-Benson Jr High School is a public elementary school located in Benson, IL in the Roanoke Benson Community Unit School District 60. It enrolls 187 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 187
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 12.09

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Roanoke-Benson Jr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 101
(54%)
207
(52%)
 Female 86
(46%)
193
(48%)

Roanoke-Benson Jr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 180
(96%)
373
(93%)
 Asian 3
(2%)
4
(1%)
 Hispanic 2
(1%)
8
(2%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
13
(3%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
2
(1%)

Roanoke-Benson Jr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 140
(75%)
297
(74%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 32
(17%)
79
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 15
(8%)
24
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Roanoke-Benson Jr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (25.1%) 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.

Roanoke-Benson Jr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 176
2006 171
2007 176
2008 173
2009 182
2010 194
2011 190
2012 187

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.7
2006 17.1
2007 22
2008 19.2
2009 20.2
2010 21.6
2011 21.1
2012 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.17613636363636
2006 0.15204678362573
2007 0.14772727272727
2008 0.15028901734104
2009 0.1978021978022
2010 0.21134020618557
2011 0.22631578947368
2012 0.25133689839572

Compare Roanoke-Benson Jr High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 25.1%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public 05 - 08 187 15.5:1  
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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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