Washington-Mckinley Elementary School



Washington-Mckinley Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Washington-Mckinley Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 65
1 43
2 48
3 62
4 67
5 75
6 64
7 65
8 76
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Washington-Mckinley Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago Heights, IL in the Chicago Heights School District 170. It enrolls 565 students in grades 1st through 12th. Washington-Mckinley Elementary School is the 501st largest public school in Illinois and the 15,830th largest nationally. It has 11.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 565
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 48.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,830th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 501st out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 536th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 270th out of 2,345

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Washington-Mckinley Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 287
(51%)
1,688
(52%)
 Female 278
(49%)
1,542
(48%)

Washington-Mckinley Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 304
(54%)
1,869
(58%)
 Black 242
(43%)
1,187
(37%)
 White 13
(2%)
128
(4%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
42
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Washington-Mckinley Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 555
(98%)
2,918
(90%)
 Not Eligible 10
(2%)
184
(6%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
128
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Washington-Mckinley Elementary School is ranked 183rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Washington-Mckinley Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.2%) 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.

Washington-Mckinley Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 293
2006 262
2007 266
2008 272
2009 284
2010 537
2011 512
2012 565

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 14.6
2007 15.6
2008 14.3
2009 13.5
2010 12.2
2011 11.1
2012 11.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.95563139931741
2006 1.0114503816794
2007 0.88721804511278
2008 0.98897058823529
2009 0.97183098591549
2010 0.99441340782123
2011 0.98046875
2012 0.98230088495575

Compare Washington-Mckinley Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,160.0% 11.6:1
 
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 98.2%
 

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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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