Beecher City Grade School



Beecher City Grade School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Beecher City Grade School Students by Grade
PK 11
K 30
1 20
2 12
3 22
4 26
5 21
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Beecher City Grade School is a public elementary school located in Beecher City, IL in the Beecher City Community Unit School District 20. It enrolls 142 students in grades 1st through 12th. Beecher City Grade School is the 2,305th largest public school in Illinois and the 51,298th largest nationally. It has 12.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 142
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 11.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 51,298th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,305th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 297th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,239th out of 2,415

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Beecher City Grade School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 74
(52%)
146
(47%)
 Female 68
(48%)
162
(53%)

Beecher City Grade School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 138
(97%)
301
(98%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Black 1
(1%)
1
(0%)
 Hispanic 1
(1%)
3
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Beecher City Grade School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 78
(55%)
164
(53%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 51
(36%)
109
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(9%)
35
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Beecher City Grade School is ranked 2,020th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Beecher City Grade School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (45.1%) is slightly lower than the state average of 52.9%. 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.

Beecher City Grade School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 157
2006 154
2007 140
2008 151
2009 156
2010 165
2011 172
2012 180
2013 136
2014 155
2015 142

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.6
2006 12.8
2007 11.7
2008 12.1
2009 13
2010 11.4
2011 13.8
2012 12.5
2013 20.9
2014 12.4
2015 12.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.29299363057325
2006 0.38961038961039
2007 0.4
2008 0.41059602649007
2009 0.51282051282051
2010 0.53939393939394
2011 0.52325581395349
2012 0.51666666666667
2013 0.51470588235294
2014 0.53548387096774
2015 0.45070422535211

Compare Beecher City Grade School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 45.1%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public PK - 05 142 12.5:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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