George Washington Elementary School



George Washington Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

George Washington Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 39
1 52
2 56
3 55
4 46
5 46
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

George Washington Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Alsip, IL in the Cook County School District 130. It enrolls 294 students in grades 1st through 12th. George Washington Elementary School is the 1,792nd largest public school in Illinois and the 42,107th largest nationally. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 294
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.53
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,107th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,792nd out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 550th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,570th out of 2,415

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George Washington Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 155
(53%)
1,904
(52%)
 Female 139
(47%)
1,789
(48%)

George Washington Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 133
(45%)
842
(23%)
 Hispanic 113
(38%)
2,225
(60%)
 White 40
(14%)
557
(15%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
49
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
9
(0%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
11
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

George Washington Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 233
(79%)
2,759
(75%)
 Not Eligible 37
(13%)
465
(13%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(8%)
469
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, George Washington Elementary School is ranked 798th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of George Washington Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 52.9%. 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.

George Washington Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 259
2006 202
2007 212
2008 255
2009 249
2010 231
2011 291
2012 280
2013 286
2014 315
2015 294

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.3
2006 9.6
2007 13.2
2008 11.6
2009 11.3
2010 11.6
2011 14.6
2012 10.5
2013 45.8
2014 15.4
2015 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.86486486486486
2006 0.98514851485149
2007 0.90566037735849
2008 0.91372549019608
2009 0.93172690763052
2010 0.9047619047619
2011 0.87972508591065
2012 0.81428571428571
2013 0.91608391608392
2014 0.86349206349206
2015 0.87414965986395

Compare George Washington Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 87.4%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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