Wentworth Jr High School



Wentworth Jr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wentworth Jr High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 1
5 0
6 155
7 123
8 122
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wentworth Jr High School is a public elementary school located in Calumet City, IL in the Calumet City School District 155. It enrolls 401 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wentworth Jr High School is the 1,211th largest public school in Illinois and the 31,514th largest nationally. It has 10.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 401
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 38.75
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,514th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,211th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 312th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 548th out of 2,345

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Wentworth Jr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 205
(51%)
615
(51%)
 Male 196
(49%)
597
(49%)

Wentworth Jr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 269
(67%)
728
(60%)
 Hispanic 120
(30%)
433
(36%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
12
(1%)
 White 4
(1%)
15
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
23
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Wentworth Jr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 336
(84%)
891
(74%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(11%)
111
(9%)
 Not Eligible 21
(5%)
210
(17%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Wentworth Jr High School is ranked 429th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wentworth Jr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (94.8%) is significantly 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.

Wentworth Jr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 483
2006 461
2007 487
2008 454
2009 445
2010 442
2011 442
2012 401

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.6
2006 14
2007 20.3
2008 17.5
2009 15.6
2010 18
2011 14.7
2012 10.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.76811594202899
2006 0.86334056399132
2007 0.87679671457906
2008 0.98678414096916
2009 0.88314606741573
2010 0.92760180995475
2011 0.63800904977376
2012 0.94763092269327

Compare Wentworth Jr High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,030.0% 10.3:1
 
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 94.8%
 

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Public 06 - 08 401 10.3:1  
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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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