Heritage Jr High and Elementary School



Heritage Jr High and Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Heritage Jr High and Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 38
1 33
2 39
3 38
4 36
5 44
6 55
7 33
8 42
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Heritage Jr High and Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Homer, IL in the Heritage Community Unit School District 8. It enrolls 358 students in grades 1st through 12th. Heritage Jr High and Elementary School is the 1,455th largest public school in Illinois and the 35,865th largest nationally. It has 12.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 358
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.61
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 35,865th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,455th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 735th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,103rd out of 2,345

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Heritage Jr High and Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 190
(53%)
190
(53%)
 Female 168
(47%)
168
(47%)

Heritage Jr High and Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 343
(96%)
343
(96%)
 Two or More 13
(4%)
13
(4%)
 Black 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Heritage Jr High and Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 223
(62%)
223
(62%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 108
(30%)
108
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(8%)
27
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Heritage Jr High and Elementary School is ranked 1,534th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Heritage Jr High and Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.7%) 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.

Heritage Jr High and Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 232
2006 255
2007 254
2008 245
2009 237
2010 238
2011 238
2012 358

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.6
2006 15
2007 14.9
2008 14.1
2009 13.4
2010 12.8
2011 13.7
2012 12.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.31034482758621
2006 0.34117647058824
2007 0.27952755905512
2008 0.29795918367347
2009 0.35021097046414
2010 0.35714285714286
2011 0.40336134453782
2012 0.37709497206704

Compare Heritage Jr High and Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.7%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Heritage Jr High and Elementary School
Homer, IL
Public KG - 08 358 12.5:1  
Prairieview-Ogden South Elementary
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Public KG - 06 130 10.1:1 6 miles
St Joseph Elementary School
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Public PK - 04 510 12.1:1 7 miles
St Joseph Middle School
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Public 05 - 08 398 14.3:1 7 miles
Jamaica Jr High School
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Public 06 - 08 101 13.7:1 9 miles
Jamaica Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 178 8.7:1 9 miles
St Thomas Catholic Elementary School
Philo, IL
Private PK - 08 99 10:1 11 miles
Prairieview-Ogden North Elementary
Royal, IL
Public KG - 04 59 10.3:1 11 miles
Oakwood Grade School
Oakwood, IL
Public PK - 06 580 14.1:1 12 miles
Thomas Paine Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 300 12.6:1 13 miles
Prairie Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 352 11.7:1 13 miles
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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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