Helen Keller Elementary School



Helen Keller Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Helen Keller Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 9
K 68
1 57
2 58
3 56
4 61
5 64
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Helen Keller Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Tinley Park, IL in the Kirby School District 140. It enrolls 373 students in grades 1st through 12th. Helen Keller Elementary School is the 1,368th largest public school in Illinois and the 34,363rd largest nationally. It has 12.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 373
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.06
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 34,363rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,368th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 715th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,004th out of 2,345

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Helen Keller Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 191
(51%)
1,946
(53%)
 Female 182
(49%)
1,750
(47%)

Helen Keller Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 287
(77%)
3,027
(82%)
 Hispanic 37
(10%)
263
(7%)
 Two or More 21
(6%)
120
(3%)
 Black 18
(5%)
91
(2%)
 Asian 10
(3%)
190
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Helen Keller Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 356
(95%)
3,579
(97%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 17
(5%)
117
(3%)
 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, Helen Keller Elementary School is ranked 2,446th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Helen Keller Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (4.6%) 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.

Helen Keller Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 425
2006 405
2007 413
2008 395
2009 378
2010 363
2011 349
2012 373

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.7
2006 16.9
2007 17.2
2008 14.1
2009 13.5
2010 13.4
2011 12.5
2012 12.4

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 0.048710601719198
2012 0.045576407506702

Compare Helen Keller Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,240.0% 12.4:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 4.6%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 05 373 12.4:1  
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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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