Butler Elementary School



Butler Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Butler Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 82
1 57
2 66
3 55
4 54
5 57
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Butler Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Springfield, IL in the Springfield School District 186. It enrolls 371 students in grades 1st through 12th. Butler Elementary School is the 1,377th largest public school in Illinois and the 34,556th largest nationally. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 371
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.26
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 34,556th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,377th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,652nd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,490th out of 2,345

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Butler Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 204
(55%)
5,738
(52%)
 Female 167
(45%)
5,358
(48%)

Butler Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 192
(52%)
5,222
(47%)
 Black 131
(35%)
4,255
(38%)
 Two or More 32
(9%)
1,062
(10%)
 Hispanic 10
(3%)
304
(3%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
222
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
23
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
8
(0%)

Butler Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 234
(63%)
7,069
(64%)
 Not Eligible 137
(37%)
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, Butler Elementary School is ranked 979th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Butler Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (63.1%) 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.

Butler Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 254
2006 263
2007 301
2008 288
2009 302
2010 334
2011 336
2012 371

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.1
2006 12.5
2007 15.8
2008 12.1
2009 13.2
2010 16.8
2011 17.8
2012 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.70472440944882
2006 0.68060836501901
2007 0.60797342192691
2008 0.76736111111111
2009 0.6953642384106
2010 0.7125748502994
2011 0.52380952380952
2012 0.63072776280323

Compare Butler Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 63.1%
 

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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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