Locust Elementary School



Locust Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Locust Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 127
1 114
2 113
3 100
4 103
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Locust Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Marengo, IL in the Marengo-Union E Cons D 165 School District. It enrolls 557 students in grades 1st through 12th. Locust Elementary School is the 526th largest public school in Illinois and the 16,496th largest nationally. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 557
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,496th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 526th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,683rd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 722nd out of 2,345

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Locust Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 287
(52%)
582
(52%)
 Female 270
(48%)
532
(48%)

Locust Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 383
(69%)
773
(69%)
 Hispanic 144
(26%)
293
(26%)
 Two or More 16
(3%)
26
(2%)
 Black 10
(2%)
16
(1%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
6
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Locust Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 318
(57%)
499
(45%)
 Not Eligible 239
(43%)
507
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
108
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Locust Elementary School is ranked 610th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Locust Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.1%) is slightly 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.

Locust Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 608
2006 610
2007 576
2008 590
2009 520
2010 521
2011 529
2012 557

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.4
2006 16.5
2007 18
2008 17.7
2009 18.2
2010 17.1
2011 17.7
2012 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.18256578947368
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011 0.5047258979206
2012 0.57091561938959

Compare Locust 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 57.1%
 

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Locust Elementary School
Marengo, IL
Public KG - 04 557 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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