Ferson Creek School



Ferson Creek School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ferson Creek School Students by Grade
PK 82
K 51
1 71
2 75
3 87
4 114
5 100
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ferson Creek School is a public elementary school located in St. Charles, IL in the St Charles Community Unit School District 303. It enrolls 580 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ferson Creek School is the 469th largest public school in Illinois and the 14,699th largest nationally. It has 17.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 580
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.03
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,699th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 469th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,970th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 820th out of 2,345

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Ferson Creek School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 319
(55%)
4,597
(52%)
 Female 261
(45%)
4,255
(48%)

Ferson Creek School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 497
(86%)
7,132
(81%)
 Asian 41
(7%)
433
(5%)
 Hispanic 31
(5%)
962
(11%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
168
(2%)
 Black 3
(1%)
124
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
30
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Ferson Creek School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 540
(93%)
7,323
(83%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 27
(5%)
1,035
(12%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(2%)
494
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Ferson Creek School is ranked 2,257th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ferson Creek School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (6.9%) is significantly 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.

Ferson Creek School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 554
2006 588
2007 600
2008 641
2009 621
2010 645
2011 629
2012 580

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.5
2006 20.3
2007 20.7
2008 18.9
2009 17.5
2010 18.7
2011 19.7
2012 17.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.010830324909747
2006 0.0068027210884354
2007 0.0016666666666667
2008 0.0093603744149766
2009 0.022544283413849
2010 0.04031007751938
2011 0.077901430842607
2012 0.068965517241379

Compare Ferson Creek School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,760.0% 17.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 6.9%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Ferson Creek School
St. Charles, IL
Public PK - 05 580 17.6:1  
Corron Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 544 16.1:1 3 miles
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Private PK - 08 563 20:1 3 miles
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Public KG - 05 518 16.5:1 3 miles
Bell-Graham Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 495 17:1 3 miles
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Private PK - 04 103 6:1 4 miles
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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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