Black Hawk Elementary School



Black Hawk Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Black Hawk Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 63
1 44
2 42
3 42
4 46
5 47
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Black Hawk Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Springfield, IL in the Springfield School District 186. It enrolls 284 students in grades 1st through 12th. Black Hawk Elementary School is the 1,858th largest public school in Illinois and the 42,532nd largest nationally. It has 14.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 284
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.06
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,532nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,858th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,372nd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,791st out of 2,345

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Black Hawk Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 143
(50%)
5,738
(52%)
 Female 141
(50%)
5,358
(48%)

Black Hawk Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 161
(57%)
4,255
(38%)
 White 102
(36%)
5,222
(47%)
 Two or More 17
(6%)
1,062
(10%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
304
(3%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
222
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
8
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
23
(0%)

Black Hawk Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 204
(72%)
7,069
(64%)
 Not Eligible 80
(28%)
3,976
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
51
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Black Hawk Elementary School is ranked 1,126th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Black Hawk Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.8%) 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.

Black Hawk Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 223
2006 226
2007 245
2008 218
2009 206
2010 233
2011 260
2012 284

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 14.1
2007 15.3
2008 10.4
2009 11.4
2010 12.3
2011 13
2012 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.8609865470852
2006 0.94690265486726
2007 0.88979591836735
2008 0.96788990825688
2009 0.89320388349515
2010 0.85407725321888
2011 0.76923076923077
2012 0.71830985915493

Compare Black Hawk Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 71.8%
 

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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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