Wilson Elementary School



Wilson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wilson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 26
1 29
2 27
3 32
4 31
5 30
6 34
7 27
8 34
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wilson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago Heights, IL in the Chicago Heights School District 170. It enrolls 270 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wilson Elementary School is the 1,942nd largest public school in Illinois and the 43,690th largest nationally. It has 15.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 270
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 43,690th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,942nd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,582nd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,900th out of 2,345

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Wilson Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 146
(54%)
1,688
(52%)
 Female 124
(46%)
1,542
(48%)

Wilson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 181
(67%)
1,187
(37%)
 Hispanic 81
(30%)
1,869
(58%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
42
(1%)
 White 3
(1%)
128
(4%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Wilson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 257
(95%)
2,918
(90%)
 Not Eligible 8
(3%)
184
(6%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(2%)
128
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Wilson Elementary School is ranked 840th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wilson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.0%) 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.

Wilson Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 332
2006 330
2007 331
2008 363
2009 293
2010 304
2011 287
2012 270

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 15.7
2007 19.5
2008 18.2
2009 15.4
2010 13.8
2011 13
2012 15.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.9789156626506
2006 1
2007 0.90030211480363
2008 0.8236914600551
2009 1.0068259385666
2010 0.99013157894737
2011 0.97212543554007
2012 0.97037037037037

Compare Wilson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 97.0%
 

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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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