Dwight Common School



Dwight Common School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dwight Common School Students by Grade
PK 69
K 55
1 57
2 42
3 49
4 67
5 51
6 57
7 72
8 56
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dwight Common School is a public elementary school located in Dwight, IL in the Dwight Common School District 232. It enrolls 575 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dwight Common School is the 477th largest public school in Illinois and the 15,078th largest nationally. It has 8.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 575
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 8.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 64.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,078th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 477th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 169th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 92nd out of 2,345

Find Former DCS Alumni

Dwight Common School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 318
(55%)
318
(55%)
 Female 257
(45%)
257
(45%)

Dwight Common School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 532
(93%)
532
(93%)
 Two or More 21
(4%)
21
(4%)
 Hispanic 16
(3%)
16
(3%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
4
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Dwight Common School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 401
(70%)
401
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 172
(30%)
172
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Dwight Common School is ranked 1,293rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dwight Common School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (30.3%) is lower than the state average of 54.0%. 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.

Dwight Common School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 689
2006 670
2007 637
2008 626
2009 610
2010 601
2011 608
2012 575

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17
2006 16.3
2007 15.9
2008 14.4
2009 14.3
2010 15.7
2011 16.1
2012 8.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006 0.25074626865672
2007 0.25431711145997
2008 0.26837060702875
2009 0.29344262295082
2010 0.27287853577371
2011 0.32401315789474
2012 0.30260869565217

Compare Dwight Common School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
890.0% 8.9:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 30.3%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Dwight Common School
Dwight, IL
Public PK - 08 575 8.9:1  
St Paul School
Odell, IL
Private PK - 08 57 8:1 8 miles
Reddick Elementary School
Reddick, IL
Public 04 - 05 107 13.4:1 10 miles
Gardner Elementary School
Gardner, IL
Public PK - 08 223 13.3:1 10 miles
Mazon-Verona-Kinsman Middle School
Mazon, IL
Public 05 - 08 157 9.1:1 11 miles
South Wilmington Grade School
South Wilmington, IL
Public KG - 08 98 326.7:1 11 miles
Mazon-Verona-Kinsman Elementary School
Mazon, IL
Public PK - 04 183 9.1:1 11 miles
Saunemin Elementary School
Saunemin, IL
Public PK - 08 137 9.8:1 14 miles
Braceville Elementary School
Braceville, IL
Public KG - 08 166 13.6:1 14 miles
Coal City Early Childhood Center
Coal City, IL
Public PK - 01 339 10.9:1 15 miles
Coal City Middle School
Coal City, IL
Public 06 - 08 474 9.9:1 16 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2017. ElementarySchools.org.