Joyce Kilmer Elementary School



Joyce Kilmer Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Joyce Kilmer Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 35
K 72
1 88
2 83
3 75
4 90
5 75
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Joyce Kilmer Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Buffalo Grove, IL in the Wheeling Ccsd 21 School District. It enrolls 518 students in grades 1st through 12th. Joyce Kilmer Elementary School is the 654th largest public school in Illinois and the 19,898th largest nationally. It has 10.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 518
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 49.17
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 19,898th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 654th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 346th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 263rd out of 2,345

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Joyce Kilmer Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 262
(51%)
3,366
(48%)
 Male 256
(49%)
3,590
(52%)

Joyce Kilmer Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 285
(55%)
3,662
(53%)
 White 177
(34%)
2,472
(36%)
 Asian 35
(7%)
544
(8%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
102
(1%)
 Black 7
(1%)
124
(2%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
42
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
10
(0%)

Joyce Kilmer Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 216
(42%)
2,896
(42%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 187
(36%)
2,908
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 115
(22%)
1,152
(17%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Joyce Kilmer Elementary School is ranked 668th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Joyce Kilmer Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.3%) is slightly 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.

Joyce Kilmer Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 420
2006 431
2007 429
2008 519
2009 459
2010 494
2011 518
2012 518

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.9
2006 18.7
2007 17.9
2008 19.6
2009 16.1
2010 17
2011 17.3
2012 10.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36904761904762
2006 0.46635730858469
2007 0.5034965034965
2008 0.38728323699422
2009 0.52723311546841
2010 0.47975708502024
2011 0.52702702702703
2012 0.58301158301158

Compare Joyce Kilmer Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,050.0% 10.5:1
 
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 58.3%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Joyce Kilmer Elementary School
Buffalo Grove, IL
Public PK - 05 518 10.5:1  
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Public PK - 05 612 9.2:1 2 miles
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Public PK - 05 450 11.8:1 2 miles
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Public 06 - 08 679 7.2:1 2 miles
Tripp School
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Public PK - 04 618 11.4:1 2 miles
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Private KG - KG 80 80:1 2 miles
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Public 06 - 08 690 6.6:1 2 miles
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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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