Brighton West Elementary School



Brighton West Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Brighton West Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 7
K 66
1 66
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Brighton West Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Brighton, IL in the Southwestern Community Unit School District 9. It enrolls 139 students in grades 1st through 12th. Brighton West Elementary School is the 2,379th largest public school in Illinois and the 51,083rd largest nationally. It has 20.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 139
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 6.71
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 51,083rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,379th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,237th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,305th out of 2,345

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Brighton West Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 79
(57%)
416
(51%)
 Female 60
(43%)
396
(49%)

Brighton West Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 135
(97%)
775
(95%)
 Two or More 3
(2%)
14
(2%)
 Hispanic 1
(1%)
9
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
10
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Brighton West Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 79
(57%)
472
(58%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 42
(30%)
239
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 18
(13%)
101
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Brighton West Elementary School is ranked 2,104th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Brighton West Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (43.2%) 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.

Brighton West Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 250
2006 231
2007 233
2008 210
2009 153
2010 175
2011 162
2012 139

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.7
2006 15.4
2007 17.9
2008 19.1
2009 13.9
2010 19.4
2011 18.7
2012 20.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.232
2006 0.22077922077922
2007 0.23605150214592
2008 0.23809523809524
2009 0.26797385620915
2010 0.28571428571429
2011 0.34567901234568
2012 0.43165467625899

Compare Brighton West Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,070.0% 20.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 43.2%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 01 139 20.7:1  
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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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