Central Elementary School



Central Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Central Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 94
K 153
1 140
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Central Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Pontiac, IL in the Pontiac Ccsd 429 School District. It enrolls 387 students in grades 1st through 12th. Central Elementary School is the 1,285th largest public school in Illinois and the 32,915th largest nationally. It has 17.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 387
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.69
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,915th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,285th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,998th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,622nd out of 2,345

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Central Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 209
(54%)
689
(52%)
 Female 178
(46%)
629
(48%)

Central Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 301
(78%)
1,080
(82%)
 Hispanic 44
(11%)
133
(10%)
 Two or More 34
(9%)
69
(5%)
 Black 6
(2%)
26
(2%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
7
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Central Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 166
(43%)
579
(44%)
 Not Eligible 161
(42%)
612
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 60
(16%)
127
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Central Elementary School is ranked 1,023rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Central Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.4%) 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.

Central Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 256
2006 267
2007 321
2008 309
2009 321
2010 383
2011 400
2012 387

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.8
2006 17.8
2007 20.1
2008 14.7
2009 14.6
2010 19.2
2011 19
2012 17.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.578125
2006 0.58426966292135
2007 0.51090342679128
2008 0.45631067961165
2009 0.45171339563863
2010 0.42297650130548
2011 0.5975
2012 0.58397932816537

Compare Central Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,780.0% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 58.4%
 

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Public PK - 01 387 17.8:1  
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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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