Jerome Early Childhood Center



Jerome Early Childhood Center Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jerome Early Childhood Center Students by Grade
PK 24
K 160
1 4
2 2
3 1
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jerome Early Childhood Center is a public elementary school located in Cahokia, IL in the Cahokia Community Unit School District 187. It enrolls 191 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jerome Early Childhood Center is the 2,236th largest public school in Illinois and the 48,559th largest nationally. It has 9.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 191
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.49
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 48,559th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,236th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 254th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,769th out of 2,345

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Jerome Early Childhood Center Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 117
(61%)
1,235
(52%)
 Female 74
(39%)
1,163
(48%)

Jerome Early Childhood Center Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 166
(87%)
2,097
(87%)
 White 18
(9%)
240
(10%)
 Hispanic 4
(2%)
41
(2%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
17
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(1%)
3
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Jerome Early Childhood Center Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 148
(77%)
1,805
(75%)
 Not Eligible 43
(23%)
593
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Jerome Early Childhood Center is ranked 1,449th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jerome Early Childhood Center students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.5%) is 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.

Jerome Early Childhood Center Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 192
2006 220
2007 187
2008 140
2009 169
2010 195
2011 190
2012 191

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.8
2006 24.4
2007 20.8
2008 N/A
2009 12.1
2010 13.9
2011 14.6
2012 9.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90625
2006 0.83636363636364
2007 0.83957219251337
2008 0.98571428571429
2009 0.84023668639053
2010 0.87179487179487
2011 0.87894736842105
2012 0.77486910994764

Compare Jerome Early Childhood Center to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
980.0% 9.8:1
 
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 77.5%
 

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Jerome Early Childhood Center
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Public PK - KG 191 9.8:1  
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Public KG - 03 307 14.9:1 3 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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