River Trail School



River Trail School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

River Trail School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 48
1 46
2 47
3 47
4 48
5 45
6 50
7 46
8 50
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

River Trail School is a public elementary school located in Gurnee, IL in the Gurnee School District 56. It enrolls 427 students in grades 1st through 12th. River Trail School is the 1,094th largest public school in Illinois and the 28,824th largest nationally. It has 14.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 427
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.11
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,824th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,094th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,323rd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,070th out of 2,345

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River Trail School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 225
(53%)
1,078
(49%)
 Male 202
(47%)
1,120
(51%)

River Trail School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 208
(49%)
646
(29%)
 Hispanic 102
(24%)
823
(37%)
 Black 46
(11%)
431
(20%)
 Two or More 35
(8%)
127
(6%)
 Asian 34
(8%)
157
(7%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

River Trail School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 388
(91%)
1,763
(80%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 39
(9%)
435
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, River Trail School is ranked 2,269th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of River Trail School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (9.1%) 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.

River Trail School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 349
2006 388
2007 397
2008 411
2009 401
2010 418
2011 417
2012 427

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 31.7
2006 16.2
2007 16.5
2008 15.4
2009 15.6
2010 15.1
2011 15.1
2012 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
2009 N/A
2010 N/A
2011 0.10071942446043
2012 0.091334894613583

Compare River Trail School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 9.1%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public KG - 08 427 14.7:1  
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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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