Prairie-Hills Junior High School



Prairie-Hills Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Prairie-Hills Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 316
7 325
8 278
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Prairie-Hills Junior High School is a public elementary school located in Markham, IL in the Prairie-Hills Esd 144 School District. It enrolls 919 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 919
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 57.82

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Prairie-Hills Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 473
(51%)
1,327
(51%)
 Female 446
(49%)
1,281
(49%)

Prairie-Hills Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 805
(88%)
2,234
(86%)
 Hispanic 83
(9%)
254
(10%)
 White 27
(3%)
83
(3%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
13
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
15
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
9
(0%)

Prairie-Hills Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 821
(89%)
2,383
(91%)
 Not Eligible 98
(11%)
225
(9%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Prairie-Hills Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.3%) 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.

Prairie-Hills Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 656
2006 695
2007 728
2008 731
2009 664
2010 607
2011 592
2012 919

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 24.1
2006 27.8
2007 38.3
2008 22.4
2009 17.9
2010 15.2
2011 14.5
2012 15.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.8155487804878
2006 0.87194244604317
2007 0.79945054945055
2008 0.64021887824897
2009 0.93825301204819
2010 0.88797364085667
2011 0.91385135135135
2012 0.89336235038085

Compare Prairie-Hills Junior High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,590.0% 15.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 89.3%
 

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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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