Plainfield Elementary School



Plainfield Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Plainfield Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 50
1 65
2 65
3 50
4 54
5 56
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Plainfield Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Des Plaines, IL in the Ccsd 62 School District. It enrolls 340 students in grades 1st through 12th. Plainfield Elementary School is the 1,548th largest public school in Illinois and the 37,976th largest nationally. It has 11.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 340
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.92
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,976th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,548th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 197th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 914th out of 2,415

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Plainfield Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 184
(54%)
2,512
(52%)
 Female 156
(46%)
2,276
(48%)

Plainfield Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 227
(67%)
1,962
(41%)
 White 58
(17%)
1,988
(42%)
 Asian 44
(13%)
548
(11%)
 Black 6
(2%)
196
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(1%)
15
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
62
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
17
(0%)

Plainfield Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 166
(49%)
1,838
(38%)
 Not Eligible 111
(33%)
2,396
(50%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 63
(19%)
554
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Plainfield Elementary School is ranked 925th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Plainfield Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (67.4%) is 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.

Plainfield Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 348
2006 341
2007 326
2008 380
2009 376
2010 379
2011 341
2012 340
2013 330
2014 348
2015 340

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.7
2006 13.1
2007 15.5
2008 13.8
2009 13.7
2010 14
2011 12.9
2012 9.5
2013 14.3
2014 11.8
2015 11.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.60057471264368
2006 0.62463343108504
2007 0.77300613496933
2008 0.63421052631579
2009 0.66489361702128
2010 0.6042216358839
2011 0.68328445747801
2012 0.77352941176471
2013 0.76363636363636
2014 0.82471264367816
2015 0.67352941176471

Compare Plainfield Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,180.0% 11.8:1
 
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 67.4%
 

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Public KG - 05 340 11.8:1  
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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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