Bent Elementary School



Bent Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bent Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 81
1 81
2 74
3 66
4 64
5 71
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bent Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Bloomington, IL in the Bloomington School District 87. It enrolls 437 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bent Elementary School is the 1,031st largest public school in Illinois and the 27,800th largest nationally. It has 12.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 437
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.92
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 27,800th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,031st out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 673rd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 669th out of 2,345

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Bent Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 222
(51%)
2,031
(49%)
 Male 215
(49%)
2,154
(51%)

Bent Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 172
(39%)
2,103
(50%)
 Hispanic 152
(35%)
549
(13%)
 Black 64
(15%)
914
(22%)
 Two or More 40
(9%)
381
(9%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
223
(5%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
13
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Bent Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 281
(64%)
2,174
(52%)
 Not Eligible 104
(24%)
1,669
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 52
(12%)
342
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Bent Elementary School is ranked 568th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bent Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (76.2%) 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.

Bent Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 282
2006 316
2007 335
2008 353
2009 387
2010 436
2011 418
2012 437

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.8
2006 15
2007 14.6
2008 13.3
2009 13.5
2010 16.3
2011 15.1
2012 12.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.53900709219858
2006 0.68354430379747
2007 0.71641791044776
2008 0.78470254957507
2009 0.80361757105943
2010 0.72477064220183
2011 0.73684210526316
2012 0.76201372997712

Compare Bent Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,220.0% 12.2:1
 
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 76.2%
 

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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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