Parkside Primary School



Parkside Primary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Parkside Primary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 186
3 172
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Parkside Primary School is a public elementary school located in Bethalto, IL in the Bethalto Community Unit School District 8. It enrolls 358 students in grades 1st through 12th. Parkside Primary School is the 1,450th largest public school in Illinois and the 36,300th largest nationally. It has 18.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 358
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.3
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 36,300th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,450th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,972nd out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,746th out of 2,415

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Parkside Primary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 194
(54%)
871
(51%)
 Male 164
(46%)
832
(49%)

Parkside Primary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 317
(89%)
1,546
(91%)
 Two or More 14
(4%)
65
(4%)
 Hispanic 13
(4%)
39
(2%)
 Black 12
(3%)
40
(2%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
11
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Parkside Primary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 175
(49%)
739
(43%)
 Not Eligible 154
(43%)
801
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(8%)
163
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Parkside Primary School is ranked 1,068th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Parkside Primary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.0%) 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.

Parkside Primary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 440
2006 469
2007 410
2008 418
2009 414
2010 393
2011 379
2012 382
2013 357
2014 338
2015 358

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.1
2006 22.3
2007 17.1
2008 15.5
2009 14.8
2010 15.7
2011 15.8
2012 17.2
2013 14.9
2014 17.8
2015 18.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.33863636363636
2006 0.35181236673774
2007 0.44634146341463
2008 0.42583732057416
2009 0.42753623188406
2010 0.41984732824427
2011 0.52506596306069
2012 0.54973821989529
2013 0.60504201680672
2014 0.60650887573964
2015 0.56983240223464

Compare Parkside Primary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,850.0% 18.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 57.0%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Parkside Primary School
Bethalto, IL
Public 02 - 03 358 18.5:1  
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Public KG - 05 483 14.2:1 5 miles
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Public PK - PK 106 16.9:1 5 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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