Markham Park Elementary School



Markham Park Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Markham Park Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 36
1 44
2 43
3 40
4 38
5 55
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Markham Park Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Markham, IL in the Prairie-Hills Esd 144 School District. It enrolls 256 students in grades 1st through 12th. Markham Park Elementary School is the 2,013th largest public school in Illinois and the 44,698th largest nationally. It has 13.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 256
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 44,698th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,013th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 932nd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,777th out of 2,345

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Markham Park Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 144
(56%)
1,281
(49%)
 Male 112
(44%)
1,327
(51%)

Markham Park Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 219
(86%)
2,234
(86%)
 Hispanic 24
(9%)
254
(10%)
 White 9
(4%)
83
(3%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
15
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
9
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
13
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Markham Park Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 241
(94%)
2,383
(91%)
 Not Eligible 15
(6%)
225
(9%)
 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, Markham Park Elementary School is ranked 937th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Markham Park Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (94.1%) 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.

Markham Park Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 320
2006 330
2007 359
2008 333
2009 339
2010 314
2011 327
2012 256

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.5
2006 17.4
2007 25.6
2008 15.3
2009 14.4
2010 13.7
2011 14.9
2012 13.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 1.009375
2006 0.92727272727273
2007 1.0027855153203
2008 0.77477477477477
2009 0.99705014749263
2010 0.87898089171975
2011 0.96636085626911
2012 0.94140625

Compare Markham Park Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,330.0% 13.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 94.1%
 

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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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