Blackhawk Intermediate Center



Blackhawk Intermediate Center Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Blackhawk Intermediate Center Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 1
4 75
5 87
6 83
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Blackhawk Intermediate Center is a public elementary school located in Park Forest, IL in the Park Forest School District 163. It enrolls 246 students in grades 1st through 12th. Blackhawk Intermediate Center is the 2,062nd largest public school in Illinois and the 45,397th largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 246
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.05
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 45,397th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,062nd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,239th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,909th out of 2,345

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Blackhawk Intermediate Center Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 126
(51%)
787
(52%)
 Female 120
(49%)
734
(48%)

Blackhawk Intermediate Center Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 203
(83%)
1,201
(79%)
 Two or More 22
(9%)
138
(9%)
 Hispanic 15
(6%)
110
(7%)
 White 6
(2%)
60
(4%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Blackhawk Intermediate Center Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 206
(84%)
1,205
(79%)
 Not Eligible 34
(14%)
288
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 6
(2%)
28
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Blackhawk Intermediate Center is ranked 1,094th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Blackhawk Intermediate Center students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.2%) 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.

Blackhawk Intermediate Center Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 311
2006 273
2007 252
2008 233
2009 207
2010 187
2011 265
2012 246

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.3
2006 15.2
2007 15.8
2008 12.3
2009 10.9
2010 17
2011 20.4
2012 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.93247588424437
2006 0.94871794871795
2007 0.86507936507937
2008 0.84978540772532
2009 0.98550724637681
2010 0.94652406417112
2011 0.92075471698113
2012 0.86178861788618

Compare Blackhawk Intermediate Center to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 86.2%
 

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