Denning Elementary School



Denning Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Denning Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 118
K 128
1 130
2 126
3 0
4 0
5 1
6 1
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Denning Elementary School is a public elementary school located in West Frankfort, IL in the Frankfort Community Unit School District 168. It enrolls 504 students in grades 1st through 12th. Denning Elementary School is the 714th largest public school in Illinois and the 21,144th largest nationally. It has 45.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 504
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 45.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 11
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 21,144th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 714th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,329th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,197th out of 2,345

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Denning Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 264
(52%)
534
(52%)
 Female 240
(48%)
490
(48%)

Denning Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 492
(98%)
993
(97%)
 Hispanic 5
(1%)
11
(1%)
 Black 3
(1%)
8
(1%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
4
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Denning Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 256
(51%)
548
(54%)
 Not Eligible 139
(28%)
322
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 109
(22%)
154
(15%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Denning Elementary School is ranked 470th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Denning Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.4%) is 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.

Denning Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 440
2006 543
2007 509
2008 510
2009 530
2010 529
2011 513
2012 504

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.1
2006 28.6
2007 25.4
2008 20.4
2009 20.4
2010 20.3
2011 19.7
2012 45.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.65227272727273
2006 0.64825046040516
2007 0.63261296660118
2008 0.64705882352941
2009 0.63018867924528
2010 0.63894139886578
2011 0.67251461988304
2012 0.72420634920635

Compare Denning Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
4,580.0% 45.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 72.4%
 

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Public PK - 02 504 45.8:1  
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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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