Washington-Mckinley Elementary School



Washington-Mckinley Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Washington-Mckinley Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 41
1 52
2 40
3 82
4 78
5 69
6 79
7 85
8 90
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Washington-Mckinley Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago Heights, IL in the Chicago Heights School District 170. It enrolls 616 students in grades 1st through 12th. Washington-Mckinley Elementary School is the 360th largest public school in Illinois and the 12,604th largest nationally. It has 10.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 616
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 60.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,604th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 360th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 77th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 39th out of 2,415

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Washington-Mckinley Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 322
(52%)
1,680
(53%)
 Female 294
(48%)
1,508
(47%)

Washington-Mckinley Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 390
(63%)
1,982
(62%)
 Black 198
(32%)
1,029
(32%)
 White 18
(3%)
112
(4%)
 Two or More 8
(1%)
61
(2%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Washington-Mckinley Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 600
(97%)
2,484
(78%)
 Not Eligible 16
(3%)
704
(22%)
 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, Washington-Mckinley Elementary School is ranked 145th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Washington-Mckinley Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.4%) 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.

Washington-Mckinley Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 293
2006 262
2007 266
2008 272
2009 284
2010 537
2011 512
2012 565
2013 597
2014 599
2015 616

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 14.6
2007 15.6
2008 14.3
2009 13.5
2010 12.2
2011 11.1
2012 11.6
2013 13
2014 10.5
2015 10.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.95563139931741
2006 1.0114503816794
2007 0.88721804511278
2008 0.98897058823529
2009 0.97183098591549
2010 0.99441340782123
2011 0.98046875
2012 0.98230088495575
2013 0.96984924623116
2014 0.96494156928214
2015 0.97402597402597

Compare Washington-Mckinley Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,020.0% 10.2:1
 
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 97.4%
 

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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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