Cortland Elementary School



Cortland Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cortland Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 107
1 85
2 81
3 74
4 88
5 90
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Cortland Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Cortland, IL in the Dekalb Community Unit School District 428. It enrolls 525 students in grades 1st through 12th. Cortland Elementary School is the 627th largest public school in Illinois and the 19,250th largest nationally. It has 11.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 525
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 46.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 19,250th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 627th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 495th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 329th out of 2,345

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Cortland Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 263
(50%)
2,334
(52%)
 Female 262
(50%)
2,130
(48%)

Cortland Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 259
(49%)
2,371
(53%)
 Hispanic 202
(38%)
1,051
(24%)
 Black 36
(7%)
743
(17%)
 Two or More 16
(3%)
185
(4%)
 Asian 11
(2%)
96
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
17
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Cortland Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 290
(55%)
2,085
(47%)
 Not Eligible 212
(40%)
1,981
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(4%)
398
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Cortland Elementary School is ranked 627th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Cortland Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.6%) is slightly 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.

Cortland Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 281
2006 279
2007 300
2008 290
2009 377
2010 376
2011 534
2012 525

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.6
2006 17.4
2007 18.8
2008 17.1
2009 17.1
2010 18.8
2011 17.5
2012 11.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.24555160142349
2006 0.20071684587814
2007 0.23
2008 0.25862068965517
2009 0.3368700265252
2010 0.30053191489362
2011 0.62546816479401
2012 0.59619047619048

Compare Cortland Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,140.0% 11.4:1
 
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 59.6%
 

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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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