Walkers Grove Elementary School



Walkers Grove Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Walkers Grove Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 81
1 124
2 97
3 113
4 121
5 128
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Walkers Grove Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Plainfield, IL in the Plainfield School District 202. It enrolls 664 students in grades 1st through 12th. Walkers Grove Elementary School is the 274th largest public school in Illinois and the 9,374th largest nationally. It has 16.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 664
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 40.73
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,374th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 274th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,725th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 483rd out of 2,345

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Walkers Grove Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 358
(54%)
10,356
(52%)
 Female 306
(46%)
9,521
(48%)

Walkers Grove Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 526
(79%)
11,911
(60%)
 Hispanic 53
(8%)
4,383
(22%)
 Asian 31
(5%)
1,120
(6%)
 Two or More 29
(4%)
718
(4%)
 Black 22
(3%)
1,657
(8%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
67
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
21
(0%)

Walkers Grove Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 636
(96%)
15,897
(80%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 20
(3%)
2,976
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(1%)
1,004
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Walkers Grove Elementary School is ranked 2,370th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Walkers Grove Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (4.2%) 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.

Walkers Grove Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 735
2006 793
2007 835
2008 834
2009 755
2010 738
2011 709
2012 664

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.9
2006 21.4
2007 21.4
2008 20.8
2009 20.1
2010 21.4
2011 20.9
2012 16.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.012244897959184
2006 0.021437578814628
2007 0.029940119760479
2008 0.035971223021583
2009 0.04635761589404
2010 0.036585365853659
2011 0.036671368124118
2012 0.042168674698795

Compare Walkers Grove Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 4.2%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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