Prairie View Grade School



Prairie View Grade School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Prairie View Grade School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 123
1 99
2 91
3 130
4 72
5 111
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Prairie View Grade School is a public elementary school located in Elgin, IL in the Central Community Unit School District 301. It enrolls 626 students in grades 1st through 12th. Prairie View Grade School is the 354th largest public school in Illinois and the 11,608th largest nationally. It has 11.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 626
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 53.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,608th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 354th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 571st out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 212th out of 2,345

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Prairie View Grade School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 328
(52%)
1,155
(53%)
 Female 298
(48%)
1,029
(47%)

Prairie View Grade School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 384
(61%)
1,519
(70%)
 Asian 124
(20%)
244
(11%)
 Hispanic 87
(14%)
303
(14%)
 Black 17
(3%)
57
(3%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
50
(2%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
6
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Prairie View Grade School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 582
(93%)
1,944
(89%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 34
(5%)
207
(9%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 10
(2%)
33
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Prairie View Grade School is ranked 2,221st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Prairie View Grade School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (7.0%) is significantly lower than the state average of 54.0%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Prairie View Grade School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 460
2006 578
2007 568
2008 674
2009 489
2010 558
2011 594
2012 626

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.4
2006 17
2007 19.6
2008 18.3
2009 16.9
2010 17.2
2011 17.2
2012 11.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.0043478260869565
2006 0.01038062283737
2007 0.0035211267605634
2008 0.013353115727003
2009 0.047034764826176
2010 0.048387096774194
2011 0.063973063973064
2012 0.070287539936102

Compare Prairie View Grade School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,180.0% 11.8:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 7.0%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public KG - 05 626 11.8:1  
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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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