Chatham Elementary School



Chatham Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Chatham Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 112
1 113
2 121
3 109
4 124
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 1
10 0
11 1
12 0

Chatham Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chatham, IL in the Ball Chatham Community Unit School District 5. It enrolls 581 students in grades 1st through 12th. Chatham Elementary School is the 467th largest public school in Illinois and the 14,620th largest nationally. It has 36.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 581
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 36.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 16
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,620th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 467th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,322nd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,967th out of 2,345

Show Your School Spirit With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $22.99

Find Former CES Alumni

Chatham Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 294
(51%)
1,247
(49%)
 Male 287
(49%)
1,294
(51%)

Chatham Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 483
(83%)
2,072
(82%)
 Asian 37
(6%)
111
(4%)
 Two or More 25
(4%)
124
(5%)
 Hispanic 23
(4%)
85
(3%)
 Black 12
(2%)
144
(6%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Chatham Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 473
(81%)
2,050
(81%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 99
(17%)
406
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 9
(2%)
85
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Chatham Elementary School is ranked 1,722nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Chatham Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (18.6%) is significantly 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.

Chatham Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 683
2006 600
2007 644
2008 670
2009 686
2010 710
2011 562
2012 581

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.9
2006 13.3
2007 15.3
2008 15.4
2009 15.6
2010 14.8
2011 14.8
2012 36.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.11713030746706
2006 0.17333333333333
2007 0.16459627329193
2008 0.20298507462687
2009 0.19679300291545
2010 0.19154929577465
2011 0.18505338078292
2012 0.18588640275387

Compare Chatham Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
3,630.0% 36.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 18.6%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Chatham Elementary School
Chatham, IL
Public KG - 04 581 36.3:1  
Glenwood Elementary School
Chatham, IL
Public KG - 04 605 35.6:1 2 miles
Glenwood Intermediate School
Chatham, IL
Public 05 - 06 694 63.1:1 3 miles
Ball Elementary School
Chatham, IL
Public PK - 04 661 34.8:1 5 miles
Auburn Elementary School
Auburn, IL
Public PK - 02 415 14.2:1 6 miles
Auburn Middle School
Auburn, IL
Public 03 - 05 306 13.9:1 6 miles
Lindsay School
Springfield, IL
Public KG - 05 508 13.7:1 7 miles
Southern View Elementary School
Springfield, IL
Public KG - 05 229 14.1:1 7 miles
Sandburg Elementary School
Springfield, IL
Public KG - 05 274 12.5:1 7 miles
Edwin a Lee Elementary School
Springfield, IL
Public PK - 05 241 8.6:1 7 miles
Concordia Lutheran School
Springfield, IL
Private PK - 08 103 12:1 8 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2017. ElementarySchools.org.