Walter F Fierke Ed Center



Walter F Fierke Ed Center Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Walter F Fierke Ed Center Students by Grade
PK 30
K 45
1 47
2 50
3 46
4 44
5 40
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Walter F Fierke Ed Center is a public elementary school located in Oak Forest, IL in the Ccsd 146 School District. It enrolls 302 students in grades 1st through 12th. Walter F Fierke Ed Center is the 1,766th largest public school in Illinois and the 41,043rd largest nationally. It has 12.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 302
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.96
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 41,043rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,766th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 648th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,374th out of 2,345

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Walter F Fierke Ed Center Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 165
(55%)
1,229
(52%)
 Female 137
(45%)
1,121
(48%)

Walter F Fierke Ed Center Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 247
(82%)
1,813
(77%)
 Hispanic 41
(14%)
287
(12%)
 Two or More 7
(2%)
90
(4%)
 Asian 6
(2%)
68
(3%)
 Black 1
(0%)
91
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Walter F Fierke Ed Center Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 241
(80%)
1,629
(69%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 47
(16%)
549
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(5%)
172
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Walter F Fierke Ed Center is ranked 2,098th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Walter F Fierke Ed Center students on free and reduced lunch assistance (20.2%) 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.

Walter F Fierke Ed Center Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 331
2006 345
2007 355
2008 360
2009 331
2010 311
2011 297
2012 302

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.4
2006 14.4
2007 16.1
2008 13.4
2009 14.5
2010 13.5
2011 14.5
2012 12.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.18126888217523
2006 0.12753623188406
2007 0.15774647887324
2008 0.16388888888889
2009 0.1963746223565
2010 0.20257234726688
2011 0.21212121212121
2012 0.20198675496689

Compare Walter F Fierke Ed Center to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,210.0% 12.1:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 20.2%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 05 302 12.1:1  
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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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