Lewis School



Lewis School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lewis School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 142
5 132
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Lewis School is a public elementary school located in Carbondale, IL in the Carbondale Esd 95 School District. It enrolls 274 students in grades 1st through 12th. Lewis School is the 1,886th largest public school in Illinois and the 43,705th largest nationally. It has 12.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 274
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 43,705th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,886th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 297th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,544th out of 2,415

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Lewis School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 153
(56%)
775
(51%)
 Male 121
(44%)
753
(49%)

Lewis School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 134
(49%)
683
(45%)
 White 82
(30%)
512
(34%)
 Hispanic 31
(11%)
176
(12%)
 Two or More 14
(5%)
93
(6%)
 Asian 13
(5%)
59
(4%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Lewis School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 158
(58%)
748
(49%)
 Not Eligible 116
(42%)
780
(51%)
 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, Lewis School is ranked 1,340th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lewis School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.7%) 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.

Lewis School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 244
2006 219
2007 217
2008 219
2009 244
2010 263
2011 282
2012 307
2013 304
2014 296
2015 274

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.6
2006 9.1
2007 12.8
2008 11
2009 11.6
2010 13.5
2011 12.8
2012 17.1
2013 16.9
2014 14.9
2015 12.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.77049180327869
2006 0.7351598173516
2007 0.75115207373272
2008 0.80365296803653
2009 0.8155737704918
2010 0.78707224334601
2011 0.74822695035461
2012 0.74592833876221
2013 0.65789473684211
2014 0.60135135135135
2015 0.57664233576642

Compare Lewis School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 57.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Lewis School
Carbondale, IL
Public 04 - 05 274 12.5:1  
Brehm Preparatory School
Carbondale, IL
Private 06 - 12 67 6:1 1 miles
Carbondale Middle School
Carbondale, IL
Public 06 - 08 424 12.5:1 1 miles
Thomas Elementary School
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Public 02 - 03 323 13.3:1 2 miles
Trinity Christian School
Carbondale, IL
Private PK - 12 134 8:1 2 miles
Parrish Elementary School
Carbondale, IL
Public PK - 01 507 15.4:1 3 miles
Unity Point Elementary School
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Public PK - 08 710 13.9:1 4 miles
Giant City Elementary School
Carbondale, IL
Public PK - 08 246 17.6:1 4 miles
Tri-C Elementary School
Carterville, IL
Public KG - 03 679 15.1:1 6 miles
Gen John a Logan Attendance Cntr
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Public KG - 05 479 16.2:1 7 miles
St Andrew Catholic School
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Private PK - 08 160 11:1 8 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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