Penniman Elementary School



Penniman Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Penniman Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 133
4 148
5 138
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Penniman Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Cahokia, IL in the Cahokia Community Unit School District 187. It enrolls 419 students in grades 1st through 12th. Penniman Elementary School is the 1,105th largest public school in Illinois and the 30,152nd largest nationally. It has 16.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 419
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 30,152nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,105th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,421st out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,224th out of 2,415

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Penniman Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 222
(53%)
1,029
(50%)
 Female 197
(47%)
1,036
(50%)

Penniman Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 396
(95%)
1,796
(87%)
 White 11
(3%)
165
(8%)
 Hispanic 7
(2%)
40
(2%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
62
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Penniman Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 327
(78%)
1,588
(77%)
 Not Eligible 92
(22%)
477
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

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

The percentage of Penniman Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.0%) is 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.

Penniman Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 373
2006 355
2007 347
2008 344
2009 373
2010 347
2011 326
2012 320
2013 377
2014 408
2015 419

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.8
2006 23.7
2007 21.7
2008 18.7
2009 15.3
2010 17.4
2011 15.5
2012 13.2
2013 18
2014 16.3
2015 16.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.87935656836461
2006 0.90140845070423
2007 0.89625360230548
2008 0.85174418604651
2009 0.91152815013405
2010 0.88760806916427
2011 0.84969325153374
2012 0.784375
2013 0.94694960212202
2014 0.96813725490196
2015 0.78042959427208

Compare Penniman Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,640.0% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 78.0%
 

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