Blackhawk Middle School



Blackhawk Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Blackhawk Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 218
7 218
8 211
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Blackhawk Middle School is a public elementary school located in Bensenville, IL in the Bensenville School District 2. It enrolls 647 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 12.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 647
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 52.86

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Blackhawk Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 349
(54%)
1,123
(52%)
 Female 298
(46%)
1,019
(48%)

Blackhawk Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 423
(65%)
1,416
(66%)
 White 157
(24%)
508
(24%)
 Asian 28
(4%)
73
(3%)
 Black 27
(4%)
84
(4%)
 Two or More 11
(2%)
60
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Blackhawk Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 380
(59%)
1,278
(60%)
 Not Eligible 252
(39%)
765
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 15
(2%)
99
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Blackhawk Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (61.1%) 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.

Blackhawk Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 712
2006 729
2007 659
2008 697
2009 620
2010 674
2011 673
2012 693
2013 684
2014 639
2015 647

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.9
2006 13.8
2007 14.3
2008 12.9
2009 11.7
2010 12.7
2011 12.5
2012 12.7
2013 13.7
2014 11.4
2015 12.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.32584269662921
2006 0.36213991769547
2007 0.35963581183612
2008 0.42611190817791
2009 0.57741935483871
2010 0.60089020771513
2011 0.61069836552749
2012 0.63203463203463
2013 0.64473684210526
2014 0.69483568075117
2015 0.61051004636785

Compare Blackhawk Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,220.0% 12.2:1
 
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 61.1%
 

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Public 06 - 08 647 12.2:1  
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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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