Plainfield Elementary School



Plainfield Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Plainfield Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 45
1 54
2 60
3 58
4 63
5 60
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Plainfield Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Des Plaines, IL in the Ccsd 62 School District. It enrolls 340 students in grades 1st through 12th. Plainfield Elementary School is the 1,558th largest public school in Illinois and the 37,593rd largest nationally. It has 9.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 340
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,593rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,558th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 226th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 671st out of 2,345

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Plainfield Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 173
(51%)
2,279
(48%)
 Male 167
(49%)
2,517
(52%)

Plainfield Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 225
(66%)
1,929
(40%)
 White 56
(16%)
2,074
(43%)
 Asian 51
(15%)
540
(11%)
 Black 6
(2%)
209
(4%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
14
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
23
(0%)

Plainfield Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 181
(53%)
1,701
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 82
(24%)
1,016
(21%)
 Not Eligible 77
(23%)
2,079
(43%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Plainfield Elementary School is ranked 834th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Plainfield Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.4%) is 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.

Plainfield Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 348
2006 341
2007 326
2008 380
2009 376
2010 379
2011 341
2012 340

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.7
2006 13.1
2007 15.5
2008 13.8
2009 13.7
2010 14
2011 12.9
2012 9.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.60057471264368
2006 0.62463343108504
2007 0.77300613496933
2008 0.63421052631579
2009 0.66489361702128
2010 0.6042216358839
2011 0.68328445747801
2012 0.77352941176471

Compare Plainfield Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
950.0% 9.5:1
 
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 77.4%
 

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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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