Wilcox Elementary School



Wilcox Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wilcox Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 1
K 55
1 50
2 55
3 49
4 58
5 41
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wilcox Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Springfield, IL in the Springfield School District 186. It enrolls 309 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wilcox Elementary School is the 1,721st largest public school in Illinois and the 40,438th largest nationally. It has 15.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 309
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.49
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 40,438th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,721st out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,628th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,769th out of 2,345

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Wilcox Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 159
(51%)
5,358
(48%)
 Male 150
(49%)
5,738
(52%)

Wilcox Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 187
(61%)
5,222
(47%)
 Black 83
(27%)
4,255
(38%)
 Two or More 30
(10%)
1,062
(10%)
 Hispanic 8
(3%)
304
(3%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
222
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
8
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
23
(0%)

Wilcox Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 160
(52%)
7,069
(64%)
 Not Eligible 149
(48%)
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, Wilcox Elementary School is ranked 1,376th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wilcox Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (51.8%) is slightly 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.

Wilcox Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 283
2006 265
2007 270
2008 278
2009 280
2010 320
2011 292
2012 309

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.7
2006 16.6
2007 15.9
2008 13.6
2009 13.3
2010 16
2011 15.4
2012 15.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.63957597173145
2006 0.64528301886792
2007 0.68518518518519
2008 0.66906474820144
2009 0.73928571428571
2010 0.640625
2011 0.59931506849315
2012 0.51779935275081

Compare Wilcox Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,590.0% 15.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 51.8%
 
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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