Gary D Wright Elementary School



Gary D Wright Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gary D Wright Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 75
K 77
1 66
2 71
3 85
4 62
5 66
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gary D Wright Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Hampshire, IL in the Community Unit School District 300. It enrolls 502 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gary D Wright Elementary School is the 726th largest public school in Illinois and the 21,329th largest nationally. It has 16.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 502
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.35
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 21,329th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 726th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,765th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 985th out of 2,345

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Gary D Wright Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 265
(53%)
7,221
(52%)
 Female 237
(47%)
6,778
(48%)

Gary D Wright Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 359
(72%)
7,380
(53%)
 Hispanic 86
(17%)
4,611
(33%)
 Asian 31
(6%)
905
(6%)
 Two or More 20
(4%)
430
(3%)
 Black 5
(1%)
632
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
25
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
16
(0%)

Gary D Wright Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 396
(79%)
7,880
(56%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 89
(18%)
5,090
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(3%)
1,029
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Gary D Wright Elementary School is ranked 1,737th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gary D Wright Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (21.1%) 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.

Gary D Wright Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 243
2008 421
2009 463
2010 491
2011 521
2012 502

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 17.4
2008 17
2009 18.7
2010 21.8
2011 22.7
2012 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007 0.36213991769547
2008 0.10451306413302
2009 0.207343412527
2010 0.23217922606925
2011 0.18042226487524
2012 0.21115537848606

Compare Gary D Wright Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.1%
 
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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