Illinois School



Illinois School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Illinois School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 34
1 41
2 45
3 45
4 50
5 55
6 52
7 53
8 52
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Illinois School is a public elementary school located in Park Forest, IL in the Matteson Esd 162 School District. It enrolls 427 students in grades 1st through 12th. Illinois School is the 1,094th largest public school in Illinois and the 28,824th largest nationally. It has 12.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 427
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,824th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,094th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 693rd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 735th out of 2,345

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Illinois School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 220
(52%)
1,233
(50%)
 Male 207
(48%)
1,236
(50%)

Illinois School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 375
(88%)
2,204
(89%)
 White 26
(6%)
98
(4%)
 Hispanic 17
(4%)
102
(4%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
32
(1%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
33
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Illinois School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 214
(50%)
1,525
(62%)
 Not Eligible 183
(43%)
766
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(7%)
178
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Illinois School is ranked 920th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Illinois School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.1%) 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.

Illinois School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 505
2006 489
2007 445
2008 483
2009 488
2010 453
2011 439
2012 427

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.1
2006 17.5
2007 15.9
2008 14.2
2009 13.5
2010 13.3
2011 13.5
2012 12.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.26138613861386
2006 0.32310838445808
2007 0.3685393258427
2008 0.4120082815735
2009 0.49385245901639
2010 0.62030905077263
2011 0.50569476082005
2012 0.57142857142857

Compare Illinois School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,230.0% 12.3:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 57.1%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Illinois School
Park Forest, IL
Public KG - 08 427 12.3:1  
Indiana Elementary School
Park Forest, IL
Public 04 - 06 415 16:1 1 miles
Beacon Hill Primary Cntr
Chicago Heights, IL
Public PK - 03 448 17.5:1 1 miles
Wilson Elementary School
Chicago Heights, IL
Public KG - 08 270 15.7:1 1 miles
Algonquin Primary Cntr
Park Forest, IL
Public PK - 02 197 12.4:1 1 miles
St Pauls Lutheran School
Chicago Heights, IL
Private PK - 08 118 10:1 2 miles
Zion Lutheran School
Matteson, IL
Private PK - 08 56 11:1 2 miles
St Lawrence O Toole School
Matteson, IL
Private PK - 08 202 13:1 2 miles
Arcadia Elementary School
Olympia Fields, IL
Public KG - 04 509 15.9:1 2 miles
Nazarene Nursery School & Kindergarten
Chicago Heights, IL
Private PK - KG 203 55:1 2 miles
Matteson Elementary School
Matteson, IL
Public KG - 03 417 15.4:1 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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