Mt Zion Elementary School



Mt Zion Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mt Zion Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 176
3 153
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mt Zion Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Mount Zion, IL in the Mt Zion Community Unit School District 3. It enrolls 329 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mt Zion Elementary School is the 1,606th largest public school in Illinois and the 38,618th largest nationally. It has 15.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 329
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 20.97
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 38,618th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,606th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,582nd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,661st out of 2,345

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Mt Zion Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 165
(50%)
680
(52%)
 Female 164
(50%)
618
(48%)

Mt Zion Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 312
(95%)
1,220
(94%)
 Two or More 7
(2%)
25
(2%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
17
(1%)
 Hispanic 4
(1%)
23
(2%)
 Black 2
(1%)
11
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Mt Zion Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 259
(79%)
1,006
(78%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 55
(17%)
202
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 15
(5%)
90
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Mt Zion Elementary School is ranked 2,034th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mt Zion Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (21.3%) is significantly lower than the state average of 54.0%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Mt Zion Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 299
2006 295
2007 322
2008 373
2009 374
2010 391
2011 341
2012 329

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.2
2006 17.4
2007 17.9
2008 19.7
2009 16.7
2010 17.8
2011 17
2012 15.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.1371237458194
2006 0.16610169491525
2007 0.20186335403727
2008 0.16621983914209
2009 0.13636363636364
2010 0.15345268542199
2011 0.14956011730205
2012 0.21276595744681

Compare Mt Zion Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.3%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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