Melrose Park Elementary School



Melrose Park Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Melrose Park Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 1
K 109
1 120
2 101
3 104
4 110
5 106
6 95
7 88
8 91
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Melrose Park Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Melrose Park, IL in the Maywood-Melrose Park-Broadview 89 School District. It enrolls 925 students in grades 1st through 12th. Melrose Park Elementary School is the 79th largest public school in Illinois and the 1,856th largest nationally. It has 24.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 925
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.53
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,856th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 79th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,296th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 587th out of 2,345

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Melrose Park Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 484
(52%)
2,768
(52%)
 Female 441
(48%)
2,518
(48%)

Melrose Park Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 884
(96%)
3,146
(60%)
 Black 32
(3%)
1,941
(37%)
 Two or More 4
(0%)
68
(1%)
 White 3
(0%)
103
(2%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
26
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Melrose Park Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 903
(98%)
4,749
(90%)
 Not Eligible 22
(2%)
365
(7%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
172
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Melrose Park Elementary School is ranked 53rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Melrose Park Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.6%) 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.

Melrose Park Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 914
2006 945
2007 954
2008 1022
2009 973
2010 935
2011 947
2012 925

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 25.2
2006 16.9
2007 22.7
2008 19.3
2009 19.1
2010 21.8
2011 21.7
2012 24.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.89824945295405
2006 0.9037037037037
2007 0.82494758909853
2008 0.75048923679061
2009 0.78006166495375
2010 0.71657754010695
2011 0.95881731784583
2012 0.97621621621622

Compare Melrose Park Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,460.0% 24.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 97.6%
 

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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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