Wesmere Elementary School



Wesmere Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wesmere Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 99
1 99
2 98
3 114
4 126
5 136
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wesmere Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Plainfield, IL in the Plainfield School District 202. It enrolls 672 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wesmere Elementary School is the 263rd largest public school in Illinois and the 8,949th largest nationally. It has 14.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 672
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 47.07
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,949th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 263rd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,210th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 302nd out of 2,345

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Wesmere Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 336
(50%)
10,356
(52%)
 Female 336
(50%)
9,521
(48%)

Wesmere Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 440
(65%)
11,911
(60%)
 Hispanic 150
(22%)
4,383
(22%)
 Black 42
(6%)
1,657
(8%)
 Two or More 22
(3%)
718
(4%)
 Asian 17
(3%)
1,120
(6%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
67
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
21
(0%)

Wesmere Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 551
(82%)
15,897
(80%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 84
(13%)
2,976
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 37
(6%)
1,004
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Wesmere Elementary School is ranked 1,625th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wesmere Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (18.0%) 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.

Wesmere Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1021
2006 974
2007 822
2008 847
2009 774
2010 750
2011 679
2012 672

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.4
2006 20.3
2007 20
2008 19.8
2009 17.2
2010 17.4
2011 17.9
2012 14.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.044074436826641
2006 0.049281314168378
2007 0.070559610705596
2008 0.068476977567887
2009 0.12144702842377
2010 0.11333333333333
2011 0.15316642120766
2012 0.18005952380952

Compare Wesmere Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 18.0%
 
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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