Palos East Elementary School



Palos East Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Palos East Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 14
K 109
1 125
2 114
3 155
4 128
5 123
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Palos East Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Palos Heights, IL in the Palos Ccsd 118 School District. It enrolls 768 students in grades 1st through 12th. Palos East Elementary School is the 172nd largest public school in Illinois and the 5,025th largest nationally. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 768
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 47.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,025th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 172nd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,652nd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 284th out of 2,345

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Palos East Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 391
(51%)
947
(51%)
 Female 377
(49%)
915
(49%)

Palos East Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 657
(86%)
1,566
(84%)
 Hispanic 67
(9%)
166
(9%)
 Asian 18
(2%)
70
(4%)
 Two or More 17
(2%)
36
(2%)
 Black 8
(1%)
18
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Palos East Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 552
(72%)
1,435
(77%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 128
(17%)
236
(13%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 88
(11%)
191
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Palos East Elementary School is ranked 1,073rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Palos East Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (28.1%) is 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.

Palos East Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 616
2006 709
2007 658
2008 656
2009 670
2010 708
2011 732
2012 768

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 18.2
2007 16.9
2008 14.4
2009 14.2
2010 15.2
2011 16.5
2012 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.11201298701299
2006 0.094499294781382
2007 0.094224924012158
2008 0.088414634146341
2009 0.11641791044776
2010 0.11581920903955
2011 0.16939890710383
2012 0.28125

Compare Palos East Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 28.1%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Palos East Elementary School
Palos Heights, IL
Public KG - 05 768 16:1  
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Palos South Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 645 13.6:1 2 miles
Independence Jr High School
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Public 06 - 08 242 15.3:1 2 miles
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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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