Friendship Jr High School



Friendship Jr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Friendship Jr High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 266
7 225
8 237
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Friendship Jr High School is a public elementary school located in Des Plaines, IL in the Community Cons School District 59. It enrolls 728 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 12.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 728
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 57.99

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Friendship Jr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 379
(52%)
3,443
(51%)
 Female 349
(48%)
3,248
(49%)

Friendship Jr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 289
(40%)
2,704
(40%)
 Hispanic 269
(37%)
2,847
(43%)
 Asian 110
(15%)
730
(11%)
 Black 32
(4%)
211
(3%)
 Two or More 16
(2%)
145
(2%)
 American Indian 9
(1%)
34
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
20
(0%)

Friendship Jr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 354
(49%)
2,854
(43%)
 Not Eligible 326
(45%)
3,178
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 48
(7%)
659
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Friendship Jr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.2%) 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.

Friendship Jr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 620
2006 650
2007 646
2008 627
2009 603
2010 666
2011 673
2012 728

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.7
2006 13
2007 14
2008 12.4
2009 12.2
2010 13.7
2011 13.7
2012 12.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.24677419354839
2006 0.34
2007 0.36687306501548
2008 0.39074960127592
2009 0.4742951907131
2010 0.51801801801802
2011 0.034175334323923
2012 0.5521978021978

Compare Friendship Jr High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,260.0% 12.6:1
 
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 55.2%
 

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Des Plaines, IL
Public 06 - 08 728 12.6:1  
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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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