Prairie Oak School



Prairie Oak School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Prairie Oak School Students by Grade
PK 66
K 102
1 139
2 156
3 168
4 154
5 139
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Prairie Oak School is a public elementary school located in Berwyn, IL in the Berwyn North School District 98. It enrolls 924 students in grades 1st through 12th. Prairie Oak School is the 76th largest public school in Illinois and the 2,070th largest nationally. It has 16.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 924
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 56.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,070th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 76th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,450th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 55th out of 2,415

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Prairie Oak School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 477
(52%)
1,665
(52%)
 Female 447
(48%)
1,561
(48%)

Prairie Oak School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 746
(81%)
2,622
(81%)
 Black 89
(10%)
344
(11%)
 White 64
(7%)
175
(5%)
 Asian 13
(1%)
65
(2%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
15
(0%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Prairie Oak School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 747
(81%)
2,524
(78%)
 Not Eligible 101
(11%)
411
(13%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 76
(8%)
291
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Prairie Oak School is ranked 66th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Prairie Oak School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.1%) 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.

Prairie Oak School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 837
2006 882
2007 857
2008 868
2009 901
2010 927
2011 941
2012 903
2013 983
2014 982
2015 924

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.4
2006 23.8
2007 23.8
2008 20.7
2009 20
2010 20.2
2011 18.8
2012 N/A
2013 19.7
2014 17.2
2015 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.71206690561529
2006 0.79024943310658
2007 0.82497082847141
2008 0.85599078341014
2009 0.7857935627081
2010 0.89428263214671
2011 0.90329436769394
2012 0.89590254706534
2013 0.85249237029502
2014 0.91547861507128
2015 0.89069264069264

Compare Prairie Oak School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 89.1%
 

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Public PK - 05 924 16.5:1  
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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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