Dr Ralph Bunche School



Dr Ralph Bunche School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dr Ralph Bunche School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 46
2 38
3 38
4 40
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dr Ralph Bunche School is a public elementary school located in Markham, IL in the Hazel Crest School District 152-5. It enrolls 162 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dr Ralph Bunche School is the 2,323rd largest public school in Illinois and the 50,007th largest nationally. It has 10.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 162
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 15.33
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 50,007th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,323rd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 360th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,011th out of 2,345

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Dr Ralph Bunche School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 128
(79%)
412
(71%)
 Female 34
(21%)
172
(29%)

Dr Ralph Bunche School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 142
(88%)
523
(90%)
 Hispanic 15
(9%)
53
(9%)
 White 5
(3%)
8
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Dr Ralph Bunche School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 158
(98%)
665
(87%)
 Not Eligible 3
(2%)
14
(2%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 1
(1%)
85
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Dr Ralph Bunche School is ranked 1,386th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dr Ralph Bunche School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.1%) 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.

Dr Ralph Bunche School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 340
2006 291
2007 210
2008 196
2009 205
2010 180
2011 169
2012 162

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20
2006 15.3
2007 12.4
2008 10.9
2009 10.8
2010 12
2011 13
2012 10.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.72647058823529
2006 0.88316151202749
2007 0.6952380952381
2008 0.79591836734694
2009 0.98048780487805
2010 0.91666666666667
2011 0.98224852071006
2012 0.98148148148148

Compare Dr Ralph Bunche School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,060.0% 10.6:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 98.1%
 

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Public 01 - 04 162 10.6:1  
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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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