Washington Elementary School



Washington Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Washington Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 134
4 125
5 108
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Washington Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Sterling, IL in the Sterling Community Unit School District 5. It enrolls 367 students in grades 1st through 12th. Washington Elementary School is the 1,402nd largest public school in Illinois and the 34,972nd largest nationally. It has 15.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 367
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 34,972nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,402nd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,557th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,474th out of 2,345

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Washington Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 192
(52%)
1,180
(52%)
 Female 175
(48%)
1,105
(48%)

Washington Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 196
(53%)
1,283
(56%)
 Hispanic 137
(37%)
810
(35%)
 Two or More 15
(4%)
94
(4%)
 Black 12
(3%)
74
(3%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
12
(1%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
12
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Washington Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 185
(50%)
1,118
(49%)
 Not Eligible 149
(41%)
866
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 33
(9%)
301
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Washington Elementary School is ranked 1,063rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Washington Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.4%) 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.

Washington Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 388
2006 379
2007 372
2008 347
2009 360
2010 412
2011 373
2012 367

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.5
2006 21.1
2007 20.7
2008 13.9
2009 13.1
2010 15.3
2011 14.3
2012 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.44329896907216
2006 0.4802110817942
2007 0.50268817204301
2008 0.62536023054755
2009 0.57777777777778
2010 0.55097087378641
2011 0.56836461126005
2012 0.59400544959128

Compare Washington 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 59.4%
 

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Public 03 - 05 367 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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