Bushnell-Prairie City Elementary School



Bushnell-Prairie City Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bushnell-Prairie City Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 71
K 72
1 50
2 63
3 55
4 52
5 55
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bushnell-Prairie City Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Bushnell, IL in the Bushnell Prairie City Community Unit School District 170. It enrolls 418 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bushnell-Prairie City Elementary School is the 1,132nd largest public school in Illinois and the 29,757th largest nationally. It has 12.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 418
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 29,757th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,132nd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 764th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 812th out of 2,345

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Bushnell-Prairie City Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 209
(50%)
311
(50%)
 Female 209
(50%)
306
(50%)

Bushnell-Prairie City Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 397
(95%)
585
(95%)
 Two or More 16
(4%)
19
(3%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Hispanic 2
(0%)
6
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Bushnell-Prairie City Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 211
(50%)
290
(47%)
 Not Eligible 169
(40%)
269
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(9%)
58
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Bushnell-Prairie City Elementary School is ranked 897th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bushnell-Prairie City Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.6%) 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.

Bushnell-Prairie City Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 392
2006 383
2007 396
2008 429
2009 416
2010 440
2011 413
2012 418

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.1
2006 15.3
2007 14.1
2008 13.4
2009 12.6
2010 13.8
2011 12.9
2012 12.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.54591836734694
2006 0.57702349869452
2007 0.54040404040404
2008 0.57109557109557
2009 0.58894230769231
2010 0.56818181818182
2011 0.58595641646489
2012 0.59569377990431

Compare Bushnell-Prairie City Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,260.0% 12.6:1
 
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 59.6%
 

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Public PK - 05 418 12.6:1  
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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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