Dewey Elementary School



Dewey Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dewey Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 90
1 75
2 94
3 76
4 77
5 79
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dewey Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Evanston, IL in the Evanston Ccsd 65 School District. It enrolls 491 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dewey Elementary School is the 767th largest public school in Illinois and the 22,354th largest nationally. It has 14.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 491
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.26
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,354th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 767th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,210th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 746th out of 2,345

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Dewey Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 248
(51%)
3,843
(52%)
 Female 243
(49%)
3,590
(48%)

Dewey Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 258
(53%)
3,145
(42%)
 Hispanic 87
(18%)
1,421
(19%)
 Black 68
(14%)
1,963
(26%)
 Asian 42
(9%)
335
(5%)
 Two or More 35
(7%)
541
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
7
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
21
(0%)

Dewey Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 345
(70%)
4,378
(59%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 125
(25%)
2,748
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(4%)
307
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Dewey Elementary School is ranked 1,461st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dewey Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (29.7%) is 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.

Dewey Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 345
2006 337
2007 381
2008 383
2009 408
2010 449
2011 483
2012 491

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.4
2006 15.3
2007 16.6
2008 15.3
2009 14.8
2010 14.8
2011 14.3
2012 14.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.32173913043478
2006 0.31750741839763
2007 0.31758530183727
2008 0.32114882506527
2009 0.31862745098039
2010 0.29175946547884
2011 0.32505175983437
2012 0.29735234215886

Compare Dewey Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 29.7%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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