Walden Elementary School



Walden Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Walden Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 85
1 66
2 74
3 80
4 65
5 84
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Walden Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Deerfield, IL in the Deerfield School District 109. It enrolls 454 students in grades 1st through 12th. Walden Elementary School is the 934th largest public school in Illinois and the 26,477th largest nationally. It has 14.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 454
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.12
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 26,477th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 934th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 671st out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 673rd out of 2,415

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Walden Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 244
(54%)
1,495
(50%)
 Female 210
(46%)
1,466
(50%)

Walden Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 404
(89%)
2,577
(87%)
 Hispanic 21
(5%)
118
(4%)
 Asian 15
(3%)
152
(5%)
 Two or More 10
(2%)
95
(3%)
 Black 2
(0%)
10
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
6
(0%)

Walden Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 448
(99%)
2,929
(99%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 6
(1%)
32
(1%)
 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, Walden Elementary School is ranked 2,399th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Walden Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (1.3%) is significantly 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.

Walden Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 485
2006 460
2007 462
2008 489
2009 475
2010 504
2011 482
2012 468
2013 464
2014 439
2015 454

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 15.9
2007 16.5
2008 15.1
2009 14.3
2010 15.5
2011 14.6
2012 N/A
2013 N/A
2014 13.4
2015 14.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
2009 N/A
2010 N/A
2011 0.010373443983402
2012 0.0064102564102564
2013 0.0086206896551724
2014 0.0091116173120729
2015 0.013215859030837

Compare Walden Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,410.0% 14.1:1
 
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 1.3%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public KG - 05 454 14.1:1  
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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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