Central Grade School



Central Grade School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Central Grade School Students by Grade
PK 31
K 0
1 0
2 43
3 202
4 209
5 206
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Central Grade School is a public elementary school located in Effingham, IL in the Effingham Community Unit School District 40. It enrolls 691 students in grades 1st through 12th. Central Grade School is the 236th largest public school in Illinois and the 8,455th largest nationally. It has 16.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 691
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 41.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,455th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 236th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,542nd out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 265th out of 2,415

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Central Grade School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 359
(52%)
970
(53%)
 Female 332
(48%)
860
(47%)

Central Grade School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 617
(89%)
1,660
(91%)
 Two or More 31
(4%)
61
(3%)
 Hispanic 23
(3%)
62
(3%)
 Asian 10
(1%)
27
(1%)
 Black 7
(1%)
15
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Central Grade School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 360
(52%)
961
(53%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 331
(48%)
820
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
49
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Central Grade School is ranked 554th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Central Grade School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (47.9%) 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.

Central Grade School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 561
2006 576
2007 574
2008 557
2009 534
2010 543
2011 598
2012 644
2013 663
2014 676
2015 691

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.6
2006 16
2007 16.9
2008 13.9
2009 14.1
2010 15.5
2011 16.2
2012 11.6
2013 16.6
2014 16.6
2015 16.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.39572192513369
2006 0.42013888888889
2007 0.45296167247387
2008 0.46140035906643
2009 0.51310861423221
2010 0.52854511970534
2011 0.49832775919732
2012 0.46583850931677
2013 0.46757164404223
2014 0.5414201183432
2015 0.47901591895803

Compare Central Grade School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,680.0% 16.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 47.9%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public 02 - 05 691 16.8:1  
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