Bonfield Grade School



Bonfield Grade School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bonfield Grade School Students by Grade
PK 20
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 76
5 90
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bonfield Grade School is a public elementary school located in Bonfield, IL in the Herscher Community Unit School District 2. It enrolls 186 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bonfield Grade School is the 2,249th largest public school in Illinois and the 48,798th largest nationally. It has 12.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 186
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12:1
Full Time Teachers: 15.47
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 48,798th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,249th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 618th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,004th out of 2,345

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Bonfield Grade School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 107
(58%)
683
(52%)
 Female 79
(42%)
622
(48%)

Bonfield Grade School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 174
(94%)
1,228
(94%)
 Hispanic 4
(2%)
24
(2%)
 Two or More 4
(2%)
33
(3%)
 Black 2
(1%)
13
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(1%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 1
(1%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Bonfield Grade School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 146
(78%)
971
(74%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 40
(22%)
315
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
19
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Bonfield Grade School is ranked 2,257th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bonfield Grade School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (21.5%) is significantly 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.

Bonfield Grade School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 203
2006 189
2007 191
2008 95
2009 203
2010 202
2011 200
2012 186

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.3
2006 18.9
2007 21.2
2008 9.5
2009 20.3
2010 16.8
2011 18.2
2012 12

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.1576354679803
2006 0.14814814814815
2007 0.16230366492147
2008 0.11578947368421
2009 0.21182266009852
2010 0.25742574257426
2011 0.29
2012 0.21505376344086

Compare Bonfield Grade School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,200.0% 12.0:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.5%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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