Bluford Elementary School



Bluford Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bluford Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 39
K 33
1 30
2 28
3 25
4 31
5 30
6 29
7 30
8 28
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bluford Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Bluford, IL in the Bluford Ccsd 114 School District. It enrolls 303 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bluford Elementary School is the 1,753rd largest public school in Illinois and the 40,947th largest nationally.

Total Students: 303
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

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Bluford Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 154
(51%)
154
(51%)
 Female 149
(49%)
149
(49%)

Bluford Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 291
(96%)
291
(96%)
 Two or More 7
(2%)
7
(2%)
 Black 4
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Bluford Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 146
(48%)
146
(48%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 126
(42%)
126
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 31
(10%)
31
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Bluford Elementary School is ranked 1,400th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bluford Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (51.8%) is slightly 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.

Bluford Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 289
2006 300
2007 284
2008 310
2009 312
2010 319
2011 306
2012 303

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.3
2006 15.8
2007 17.8
2008 11.2
2009 11.6
2010 12
2011 11.5
2012 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.3840830449827
2006 0.39
2007 0.3943661971831
2008 0.36451612903226
2009 0.42948717948718
2010 0.46081504702194
2011 0.50326797385621
2012 0.51815181518152

Compare Bluford Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 51.8%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 08 303 -1:1  
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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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