M J Cunningham Elementary School



M J Cunningham Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

M J Cunningham Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 116
1 101
2 160
3 135
4 110
5 85
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

M J Cunningham Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Joliet, IL in the Joliet Psd 86 School District. It enrolls 707 students in grades 1st through 12th. M J Cunningham Elementary School is the 228th largest public school in Illinois and the 7,358th largest nationally. It has 19.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 707
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.49
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,358th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 228th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,168th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 635th out of 2,345

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M J Cunningham Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 356
(50%)
5,597
(48%)
 Male 351
(50%)
5,979
(52%)

M J Cunningham Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 520
(74%)
6,123
(53%)
 Black 80
(11%)
3,144
(27%)
 White 69
(10%)
1,669
(14%)
 Two or More 34
(5%)
549
(5%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
68
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
21
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

M J Cunningham Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 559
(79%)
8,170
(71%)
 Not Eligible 123
(17%)
2,785
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 25
(4%)
621
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, M J Cunningham Elementary School is ranked 166th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of M J Cunningham Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.6%) is 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.

M J Cunningham Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 600
2006 581
2007 603
2008 599
2009 546
2010 663
2011 685
2012 707

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.8
2006 20.8
2007 24.1
2008 19.8
2009 18
2010 21.8
2011 21.7
2012 19.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.89666666666667
2006 0.74354561101549
2007 0.77446102819237
2008 0.78797996661102
2009 0.93406593406593
2010 0.87028657616893
2011 0.83795620437956
2012 0.82602545968883

Compare M J Cunningham Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,940.0% 19.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 82.6%
 

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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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