Worth Jr High School



Worth Jr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Worth Jr High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 107
7 121
8 108
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Worth Jr High School is a public elementary school located in Worth, IL in the Worth School District 127. It enrolls 336 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 9.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 336
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.87

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Worth Jr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 175
(52%)
520
(49%)
 Male 161
(48%)
549
(51%)

Worth Jr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 239
(71%)
796
(74%)
 Hispanic 61
(18%)
171
(16%)
 Black 18
(5%)
43
(4%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
35
(3%)
 Asian 8
(2%)
21
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Worth Jr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 235
(70%)
735
(69%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 101
(30%)
334
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Worth Jr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (30.1%) is 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.

Worth Jr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 354
2006 356
2007 360
2008 337
2009 331
2010 328
2011 331
2012 336

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.1
2006 14.8
2007 17.1
2008 13.5
2009 12.3
2010 13.1
2011 13.2
2012 9.1

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 0.32930513595166
2012 0.30059523809524

Compare Worth Jr High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
910.0% 9.1:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 30.1%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Worth Jr High School
Worth, IL
Public 06 - 08 336 9.1:1  
Our Lady of the Ridge School
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Private KG - 08 196 18:1 1 miles
Worth Elementary School
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Private PK - KG 82 11:1 2 miles
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Private PK - 08 183 9:1 2 miles
St Alexander School
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Private PK - 08 310 15:1 2 miles
Bobbie Noonans Child Care
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Private PK - KG 126 21:1 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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