Littlejohn Elementary School



Littlejohn Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Littlejohn Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 35
K 54
1 70
2 56
3 46
4 55
5 54
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Littlejohn Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Dekalb, IL in the Dekalb Community Unit School District 428. It enrolls 370 students in grades 1st through 12th. Littlejohn Elementary School is the 1,384th largest public school in Illinois and the 34,649th largest nationally. It has 13.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 370
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.36
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 34,649th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,384th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 858th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,116th out of 2,345

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Littlejohn Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 196
(53%)
2,130
(48%)
 Male 174
(47%)
2,334
(52%)

Littlejohn Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 201
(54%)
2,371
(53%)
 Hispanic 88
(24%)
1,051
(24%)
 Black 53
(14%)
743
(17%)
 Two or More 25
(7%)
185
(4%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
96
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
17
(0%)

Littlejohn Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 192
(52%)
2,085
(47%)
 Not Eligible 124
(34%)
1,981
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 54
(15%)
398
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Littlejohn Elementary School is ranked 911th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Littlejohn Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.5%) 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.

Littlejohn Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 450
2006 488
2007 493
2008 451
2009 446
2010 470
2011 371
2012 370

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.5
2006 16.3
2007 15.9
2008 13.4
2009 16.5
2010 19.6
2011 19.5
2012 13

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.40222222222222
2006 0.43237704918033
2007 0.60649087221095
2008 0.52771618625277
2009 0.6322869955157
2010 0.65957446808511
2011 0.62803234501348
2012 0.66486486486486

Compare Littlejohn Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,300.0% 13.0:1
 
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 66.5%
 

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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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