Wolcott School



Wolcott School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wolcott School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 26
1 25
2 27
3 33
4 24
5 28
6 19
7 19
8 22
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wolcott School is a public elementary school located in Thornton, IL in the Thornton School District 154. It enrolls 223 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wolcott School is the 2,154th largest public school in Illinois and the 46,888th largest nationally. It has 13.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 223
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 17
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 46,888th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,154th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 884th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,911th out of 2,345

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Wolcott School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 117
(52%)
117
(52%)
 Female 106
(48%)
106
(48%)

Wolcott School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 118
(53%)
118
(53%)
 Hispanic 50
(22%)
50
(22%)
 Black 48
(22%)
48
(22%)
 Two or More 4
(2%)
4
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Wolcott School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 170
(76%)
170
(76%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 53
(24%)
53
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Wolcott School is ranked 2,163rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wolcott School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (23.8%) 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.

Wolcott School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 280
2006 283
2007 272
2008 260
2009 230
2010 213
2011 224
2012 223

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14
2006 11.8
2007 15.1
2008 14.4
2009 16.4
2010 12.5
2011 14.9
2012 13.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
2009 N/A
2010 N/A
2011 0.15178571428571
2012 0.23766816143498

Compare Wolcott School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,310.0% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 23.8%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Wolcott School
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Public PK - 08 223 13.1:1  
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Millennium School
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Public 05 - 06 402 12.5:1 2 miles
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Public PK - 01 367 15.8:1 2 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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