Dewey Elementary School



Dewey Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dewey Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 66
1 57
2 67
3 57
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dewey Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Quincy, IL in the Quincy School District 172. It enrolls 247 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dewey Elementary School is the 2,056th largest public school in Illinois and the 45,319th largest nationally. It has 15.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 247
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 15.82
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 45,319th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,056th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,557th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,990th out of 2,345

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Dewey Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 131
(53%)
2,090
(51%)
 Female 116
(47%)
2,010
(49%)

Dewey Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 209
(85%)
3,322
(81%)
 Black 24
(10%)
452
(11%)
 Two or More 13
(5%)
189
(5%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
84
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
47
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Dewey Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 138
(56%)
2,251
(55%)
 Not Eligible 74
(30%)
1,461
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 35
(14%)
388
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Dewey Elementary School is ranked 1,298th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dewey Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (70.0%) is 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.

Dewey Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 173
2006 188
2007 209
2008 213
2009 228
2010 238
2011 248
2012 247

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 9.6
2006 9.4
2007 11.6
2008 11
2009 12
2010 14
2011 14.5
2012 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.60693641618497
2006 0.59574468085106
2007 0.70334928229665
2008 0.72769953051643
2009 0.75
2010 0.7563025210084
2011 0.71370967741935
2012 0.7004048582996

Compare Dewey Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 70.0%
 

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Public KG - 03 247 15.6:1  
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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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