Sheridan Elementary School



Sheridan Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sheridan Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 72
1 67
2 58
3 64
4 68
5 58
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sheridan Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Bloomington, IL in the Bloomington School District 87. It enrolls 387 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sheridan Elementary School is the 1,285th largest public school in Illinois and the 32,915th largest nationally. It has 11.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 387
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.64
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,915th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,285th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 459th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 732nd out of 2,345

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Sheridan Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 196
(51%)
2,154
(51%)
 Female 191
(49%)
2,031
(49%)

Sheridan Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 169
(44%)
914
(22%)
 White 136
(35%)
2,103
(50%)
 Two or More 46
(12%)
381
(9%)
 Hispanic 32
(8%)
549
(13%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
223
(5%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
13
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Sheridan Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 314
(81%)
2,174
(52%)
 Not Eligible 46
(12%)
1,669
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(7%)
342
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Sheridan Elementary School is ranked 538th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sheridan Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.1%) is significantly 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.

Sheridan Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 490
2006 407
2007 374
2008 427
2009 376
2010 390
2011 391
2012 387

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14
2006 14
2007 14.4
2008 13.3
2009 11.8
2010 14.4
2011 14
2012 11.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.78571428571429
2006 0.81572481572482
2007 0.84224598930481
2008 0.89695550351288
2009 0.95744680851064
2010 0.86410256410256
2011 0.84143222506394
2012 0.88113695090439

Compare Sheridan Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,120.0% 11.2:1
 
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 88.1%
 

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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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