Littlejohn Elementary School



Littlejohn Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Littlejohn Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 54
1 80
2 47
3 51
4 43
5 53
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Littlejohn Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Dekalb, IL in the Dekalb Community Unit School District 428. It enrolls 328 students in grades 1st through 12th. Littlejohn Elementary School is the 1,601st largest public school in Illinois and the 39,085th largest nationally. It has 17.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 328
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.69
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 39,085th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,601st out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,745th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,812th out of 2,415

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Littlejohn Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 171
(52%)
2,231
(49%)
 Male 157
(48%)
2,354
(51%)

Littlejohn Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 176
(54%)
2,155
(47%)
 Hispanic 77
(23%)
1,219
(27%)
 Black 52
(16%)
863
(19%)
 Two or More 21
(6%)
244
(5%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
88
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
16
(0%)

Littlejohn Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 204
(62%)
2,720
(59%)
 Not Eligible 121
(37%)
1,829
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(1%)
36
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Littlejohn Elementary School is ranked 1,051st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Littlejohn Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (63.1%) 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.

Littlejohn Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 450
2006 488
2007 493
2008 451
2009 446
2010 470
2011 371
2012 370
2013 355
2014 339
2015 328

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.5
2006 16.3
2007 15.9
2008 13.4
2009 16.5
2010 19.6
2011 19.5
2012 13
2013 18.7
2014 15.9
2015 17.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.40222222222222
2006 0.43237704918033
2007 0.60649087221095
2008 0.52771618625277
2009 0.6322869955157
2010 0.65957446808511
2011 0.62803234501348
2012 0.66486486486486
2013 0.62535211267606
2014 0.69026548672566
2015 0.63109756097561

Compare Littlejohn Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,750.0% 17.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 63.1%
 

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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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