Talala Elementary School



Talala Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Talala Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 50
1 49
2 62
3 42
4 52
5 66
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Talala Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Park Forest, IL in the Crete Monee Community Unit School District 201u. It enrolls 321 students in grades 1st through 12th. Talala Elementary School is the 1,661st largest public school in Illinois and the 39,336th largest nationally.

Total Students: 321
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

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Talala Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 164
(51%)
1,322
(51%)
 Female 157
(49%)
1,283
(49%)

Talala Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 268
(83%)
1,461
(56%)
 Hispanic 29
(9%)
338
(13%)
 Two or More 12
(4%)
102
(4%)
 White 12
(4%)
669
(26%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
33
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Talala Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 244
(76%)
1,572
(60%)
 Not Eligible 47
(15%)
750
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(9%)
283
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Talala Elementary School is ranked 778th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Talala Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.4%) 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.

Talala Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 295
2006 267
2007 249
2008 245
2009 269
2010 360
2011 348
2012 321

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.7
2006 19.1
2007 17.8
2008 13.9
2009 14.9
2010 19.9
2011 21.1
2012 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.64745762711864
2006 0.62921348314607
2007 0.70281124497992
2008 0.85714285714286
2009 0.85873605947955
2010 0.85555555555556
2011 0.85632183908046
2012 0.85358255451713

Compare Talala Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
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 85.4%
 

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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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