V H Nelson Elementary School



V H Nelson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

V H Nelson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 86
1 71
2 88
3 96
4 91
5 79
6 102
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

V H Nelson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Niles, IL in the East Maine School District 63. It enrolls 613 students in grades 1st through 12th. V H Nelson Elementary School is the 380th largest public school in Illinois and the 12,416th largest nationally. It has 13.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 613
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.03
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,416th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 380th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,115th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 386th out of 2,345

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V H Nelson Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 310
(51%)
1,500
(53%)
 Female 303
(49%)
1,355
(47%)

V H Nelson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 263
(43%)
1,031
(36%)
 Hispanic 201
(33%)
672
(24%)
 Asian 117
(19%)
976
(34%)
 Two or More 17
(3%)
59
(2%)
 Black 13
(2%)
108
(4%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
9
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

V H Nelson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 281
(46%)
1,146
(40%)
 Not Eligible 257
(42%)
1,208
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 75
(12%)
501
(18%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, V H Nelson Elementary School is ranked 492nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of V H Nelson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.1%) is slightly 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.

V H Nelson Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 538
2006 516
2007 537
2008 560
2009 567
2010 580
2011 615
2012 613

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.8
2006 21.5
2007 19.2
2008 16
2009 14.9
2010 15.7
2011 19.8
2012 13.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.25092936802974
2006 0.30038759689922
2007 0.35381750465549
2008 0.3625
2009 0.47442680776014
2010 0.49137931034483
2011 0.49918699186992
2012 0.58075040783034

Compare V H Nelson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,390.0% 13.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 58.1%
 

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Public KG - 06 613 13.9:1  
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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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