Matteson Elementary School



Matteson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Matteson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 23
1 124
2 150
3 120
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Matteson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Matteson, IL in the Matteson Esd 162 School District. It enrolls 417 students in grades 1st through 12th. Matteson Elementary School is the 1,139th largest public school in Illinois and the 29,859th largest nationally. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 417
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 27
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 29,859th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,139th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,495th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,228th out of 2,345

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Matteson Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 209
(50%)
1,233
(50%)
 Male 208
(50%)
1,236
(50%)

Matteson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 364
(87%)
2,204
(89%)
 White 23
(6%)
98
(4%)
 Hispanic 17
(4%)
102
(4%)
 Asian 8
(2%)
32
(1%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
33
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Matteson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 320
(77%)
1,525
(62%)
 Not Eligible 66
(16%)
766
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 31
(7%)
178
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Matteson Elementary School is ranked 508th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Matteson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (84.2%) 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.

Matteson Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 621
2006 554
2007 512
2008 496
2009 530
2010 458
2011 439
2012 417

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.9
2006 17.3
2007 19
2008 14.9
2009 15.1
2010 13.5
2011 14.6
2012 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.60225442834138
2006 0.65162454873646
2007 0.72265625
2008 0.77822580645161
2009 0.82830188679245
2010 0.92139737991266
2011 0.78132118451025
2012 0.84172661870504

Compare Matteson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 84.2%
 

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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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