Bluford Grade School



Bluford Grade School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bluford Grade School Students by Grade
PK 20
K 28
1 24
2 34
3 23
4 31
5 31
6 29
7 31
8 25
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bluford Grade School is a public elementary school located in Bluford, IL in the Bluford Unit School District 318. It enrolls 276 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bluford Grade School is the 1,873rd largest public school in Illinois and the 43,560th largest nationally. It has 19.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 276
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 14
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 43,560th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,873rd out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,168th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,106th out of 2,415

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Bluford Grade School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 140
(51%)
140
(51%)
 Male 136
(49%)
136
(49%)

Bluford Grade School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 276
(100%)
276
(100%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Bluford Grade School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 145
(53%)
145
(53%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 125
(45%)
125
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 6
(2%)
6
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Bluford Grade School is ranked 1,505th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bluford Grade School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (47.5%) is slightly lower than the state average of 52.9%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Compare Bluford Grade School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,970.0% 19.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 47.5%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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