Whiteside Elementary School



Whiteside Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Whiteside Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 95
K 129
1 128
2 123
3 124
4 139
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Whiteside Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Belleville, IL in the Whiteside School District 115. It enrolls 738 students in grades 1st through 12th. Whiteside Elementary School is the 178th largest public school in Illinois and the 6,461st largest nationally. It has 15.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 738
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 46.54
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,461st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 178th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,248th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 141st out of 2,415

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Whiteside Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 399
(54%)
680
(52%)
 Female 339
(46%)
627
(48%)

Whiteside Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 363
(49%)
649
(50%)
 White 261
(35%)
464
(36%)
 Two or More 73
(10%)
117
(9%)
 Hispanic 23
(3%)
43
(3%)
 Asian 16
(2%)
31
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
2
(0%)

Whiteside Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 339
(46%)
617
(47%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 304
(41%)
521
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 95
(13%)
169
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Whiteside Elementary School is ranked 384th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Whiteside Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (54.1%) is slightly 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.

Whiteside Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 727
2006 706
2007 736
2008 737
2009 694
2010 796
2011 801
2012 797
2013 779
2014 738
2015 738

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 17.2
2007 20.4
2008 15.7
2009 15.1
2010 18.1
2011 18.2
2012 17.1
2013 N/A
2014 15.1
2015 15.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.3878954607978
2006 0.34844192634561
2007 0.37228260869565
2008 0.3989145183175
2009 0.46974063400576
2010 0.46859296482412
2011 0.4769038701623
2012 0.46047678795483
2013 0.49293966623877
2014 0.52845528455285
2015 0.54065040650407

Compare Whiteside Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,590.0% 15.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
This School 54.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Whiteside Elementary School
Belleville, IL
Public PK - 04 738 15.9:1  
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Public 05 - 08 569 15.8:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 06 375 14.1:1 2 miles
Notre Dame Academy-St. Augustine Campus
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Private PK - 12 155 11:1 3 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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