Friendship Jr High School



Friendship Jr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Friendship Jr High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 1
2 1
3 1
4 1
5 0
6 236
7 226
8 226
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Friendship Jr High School is a public elementary school located in Des Plaines, IL in the Community Cons School District 59. It enrolls 692 students in grades 1st through 12th. Friendship Jr High School is the 233rd largest public school in Illinois and the 8,406th largest nationally. It has 13.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 692
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 52
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,406th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 233rd out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 445th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 86th out of 2,415

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Friendship Jr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 351
(51%)
3,486
(51%)
 Female 341
(49%)
3,344
(49%)

Friendship Jr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 302
(44%)
2,719
(40%)
 Hispanic 233
(34%)
2,948
(43%)
 Asian 118
(17%)
746
(11%)
 Black 22
(3%)
218
(3%)
 Two or More 12
(2%)
125
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
17
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
57
(1%)

Friendship Jr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 370
(53%)
3,134
(46%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 322
(47%)
3,471
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
225
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Friendship Jr High School is ranked 594th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Friendship Jr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.5%) is slightly 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.

Friendship Jr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 620
2006 650
2007 646
2008 627
2009 603
2010 666
2011 673
2012 728
2013 720
2014 750
2015 692

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.7
2006 13
2007 14
2008 12.4
2009 12.2
2010 13.7
2011 13.7
2012 12.6
2013 360
2014 13.9
2015 13.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.24677419354839
2006 0.34
2007 0.36687306501548
2008 0.39074960127592
2009 0.4742951907131
2010 0.51801801801802
2011 0.034175334323923
2012 0.5521978021978
2013 0.55277777777778
2014 0.60666666666667
2015 0.46531791907514

Compare Friendship Jr High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,330.0% 13.3:1
 
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 46.5%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Friendship Jr High School
Des Plaines, IL
Public 06 - 08 692 13.3:1  
Laureate Day School
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Private KG - 12 103 4:1 1 miles
Devonshire School
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Public KG - 05 448 15.4:1 1 miles
St Zachary Elementary School
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Private PK - 08 170 14:1 1 miles
Brentwood Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 410 14.1:1 2 miles
Robert Frost Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 410 15.2:1 2 miles
Bright Horizons
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Private PK - KG 90 14:1 2 miles
Lions Park Elementary School
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Public 02 - 05 444 15.8:1 2 miles
Terrace Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 248 11.4:1 2 miles
John Jay Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 354 13.8:1 2 miles
Algonquin Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 680 13.5:1 2 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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