Belle Alexander Elementary School



Belle Alexander Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Belle Alexander Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 126
1 138
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Belle Alexander Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Kewanee, IL in the Kewanee Community Unit School District 229. It enrolls 264 students in grades 1st through 12th. Belle Alexander Elementary School is the 1,967th largest public school in Illinois and the 44,125th largest nationally. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 264
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 16.35
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 44,125th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,967th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,683rd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,954th out of 2,345

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Belle Alexander Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 142
(54%)
560
(51%)
 Male 122
(46%)
548
(49%)

Belle Alexander Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 176
(67%)
793
(72%)
 Hispanic 47
(18%)
171
(15%)
 Black 21
(8%)
100
(9%)
 Two or More 18
(7%)
39
(4%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Belle Alexander Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 191
(72%)
811
(73%)
 Not Eligible 46
(17%)
237
(21%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(10%)
60
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Belle Alexander Elementary School is ranked 1,063rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Belle Alexander 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.

Belle Alexander Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 236
2006 225
2007 226
2008 272
2009 273
2010 264
2011 270
2012 264

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.5
2006 22.5
2007 25.1
2008 18.1
2009 19.5
2010 18.9
2011 20.8
2012 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.75423728813559
2006 0.76888888888889
2007 0.65929203539823
2008 0.75367647058824
2009 0.82051282051282
2010 0.85984848484848
2011 0.78148148148148
2012 0.82575757575758

Compare Belle Alexander Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 82.6%
 

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Public KG - 01 264 16.1:1  
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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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