Northwest Elementary School



Northwest Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Northwest Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 23
1 25
2 24
3 51
4 45
5 31
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Northwest Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Lincoln, IL in the Lincoln Esd 27 School District. It enrolls 199 students in grades 1st through 12th. Northwest Elementary School is the 2,219th largest public school in Illinois and the 48,153rd largest nationally. It has 15.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 199
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 12.76
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 48,153rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,219th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,557th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,141st out of 2,345

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Northwest Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 103
(52%)
627
(50%)
 Male 96
(48%)
630
(50%)

Northwest Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 181
(91%)
1,122
(89%)
 Two or More 12
(6%)
70
(6%)
 Hispanic 3
(2%)
10
(1%)
 Black 2
(1%)
43
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(1%)
5
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
7
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Northwest Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 196
(98%)
734
(58%)
 Not Eligible 3
(2%)
499
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
24
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Northwest Elementary School is ranked 1,169th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Northwest Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.5%) is significantly 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.

Northwest Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 167
2006 157
2007 155
2008 175
2009 169
2010 180
2011 194
2012 199

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 17.4
2007 17.2
2008 14.6
2009 14.1
2010 16.4
2011 17.6
2012 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.64071856287425
2006 0.68152866242038
2007 0.65161290322581
2008 0.59428571428571
2009 0.75739644970414
2010 0.63888888888889
2011 0.66494845360825
2012 0.98492462311558

Compare Northwest Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 98.5%
 

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Northwest Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 199 15.6:1  
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Public PK - 02 111 19.2:1 2 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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