Sally Potter School/Lake Forest



Sally Potter School/Lake Forest Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sally Potter School/Lake Forest Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 2
2 9
3 8
4 11
5 11
6 16
7 12
8 13
9 1
10 0
11 0
12 8

Sally Potter School/Lake Forest is a public elementary school located in Lake Forest, IL in the Spec Educ District Lake County/Sedol School District. It enrolls 91 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sally Potter School/Lake Forest is the 2,471st largest public school in Illinois and the 53,232nd largest nationally. It has 2.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 91
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 2.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 53,232nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,471st out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 20th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 623rd out of 2,345

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Sally Potter School/Lake Forest Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 78
(86%)
288
(74%)
 Female 13
(14%)
102
(26%)

Sally Potter School/Lake Forest Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 50
(55%)
204
(52%)
 Black 23
(25%)
65
(17%)
 Hispanic 13
(14%)
82
(21%)
 Asian 3
(3%)
13
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(1%)
1
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(1%)
25
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Sally Potter School/Lake Forest Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 58
(64%)
257
(66%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 33
(36%)
133
(34%)
 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, Sally Potter School/Lake Forest is ranked 2,322nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sally Potter School/Lake Forest students on free and reduced lunch assistance (36.3%) 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.

Sally Potter School/Lake Forest Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 53
2006 61
2007 67
2008 0
2009 43
2010 65
2011 75
2012 91

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 61
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
2009 3.9
2010 4.8
2011 5.4
2012 2.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.47169811320755
2006 0.42622950819672
2007 0.77611940298507
2008
2009 0.95348837209302
2010 0.67692307692308
2011 0.41333333333333
2012 0.36263736263736

Compare Sally Potter School/Lake Forest to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
250.0% 2.5:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 36.3%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Sally Potter School/Lake Forest
Lake Forest, IL
Public 01 - 12 91 2.5:1  
School of St Mary
Lake Forest, IL
Private PK - 08 535 14:1 2 miles
Everett Elementary School
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Public KG - 04 320 7.4:1 2 miles
Dearhaven Childcare & Learning Center
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Private PK - KG 137 6:1 2 miles
Deer Path Middle School East
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Public 05 - 06 481 11.5:1 2 miles
Sheridan Elementary School
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Public KG - 04 250 8.5:1 3 miles
Bannockburn School
Bannockburn, IL
Public KG - 08 162 8.5:1 3 miles
Montessori School of Lake Forest
Lake Forest, IL
Private UG - UG 221 20:1 3 miles
East Lake Academy
Lake Forest, IL
Private PK - 08 148 11:1 3 miles
Cherokee Elementary School
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Public KG - 04 336 13.8:1 3 miles
Tamarak Country School
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Private PK - KG 120 20:1 3 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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