Cottage Grove Upper Grade Center



Cottage Grove Upper Grade Center Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cottage Grove Upper Grade Center Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 43
6 54
7 45
8 44
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Cottage Grove Upper Grade Center is a public elementary school located in Ford Heights, IL in the Ford Heights School District 169. It enrolls 186 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 11.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 186
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 16

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Cottage Grove Upper Grade Center Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 96
(52%)
237
(52%)
 Male 90
(48%)
222
(48%)

Cottage Grove Upper Grade Center Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 179
(96%)
432
(94%)
 Hispanic 7
(4%)
25
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Cottage Grove Upper Grade Center Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 179
(96%)
423
(92%)
 Not Eligible 7
(4%)
36
(8%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Cottage Grove Upper Grade Center students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.2%) is significantly 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.

Cottage Grove Upper Grade Center Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 273
2006 283
2007 262
2008 245
2009 232
2010 214
2011 178
2012 186

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.5
2006 11.3
2007 13.1
2008 9.8
2009 10.5
2010 11.3
2011 10.5
2012 11.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99267399267399
2006 0.98233215547703
2007 0.98854961832061
2008 0.95918367346939
2009 0.98275862068966
2010 0.98598130841122
2011 0.98314606741573
2012 0.96236559139785

Compare Cottage Grove Upper Grade Center to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,160.0% 11.6:1
 
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 96.2%
 

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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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