Sheridan Elementary School



Sheridan Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sheridan Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 63
1 65
2 65
3 70
4 70
5 56
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sheridan Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Bloomington, IL in the Bloomington School District 87. It enrolls 389 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sheridan Elementary School is the 1,262nd largest public school in Illinois and the 33,190th largest nationally. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 389
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 26
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 33,190th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,262nd out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 958th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,166th out of 2,415

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Sheridan Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 211
(54%)
2,052
(51%)
 Female 178
(46%)
1,965
(49%)

Sheridan Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 173
(44%)
894
(22%)
 White 139
(36%)
1,934
(48%)
 Two or More 43
(11%)
414
(10%)
 Hispanic 32
(8%)
569
(14%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
11
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
193
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Sheridan Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 304
(78%)
2,105
(52%)
 Not Eligible 62
(16%)
1,627
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(6%)
285
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Sheridan Elementary School is ranked 572nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sheridan Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (84.1%) 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.

Sheridan Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 490
2006 407
2007 374
2008 427
2009 376
2010 390
2011 391
2012 387
2013 393
2014 400
2015 389

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14
2006 14
2007 14.4
2008 13.3
2009 11.8
2010 14.4
2011 14
2012 11.2
2013 15.7
2014 14.9
2015 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.78571428571429
2006 0.81572481572482
2007 0.84224598930481
2008 0.89695550351288
2009 0.95744680851064
2010 0.86410256410256
2011 0.84143222506394
2012 0.88113695090439
2013 0.85496183206107
2014 0.865
2015 0.84061696658098

Compare Sheridan Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 84.1%
 

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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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