Jefferson Park School



Jefferson Park School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson Park School Students by Grade
PK 69
K 94
1 59
2 53
3 72
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson Park School is a public elementary school located in El Paso, IL in the El Paso-Gridley Community Unit School District 11. It enrolls 347 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson Park School is the 1,505th largest public school in Illinois and the 37,312th largest nationally. It has 15.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 347
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 23
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,312th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,505th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 988th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,423rd out of 2,415

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Jefferson Park School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 198
(57%)
464
(54%)
 Female 149
(43%)
396
(46%)

Jefferson Park School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 314
(90%)
776
(90%)
 Two or More 14
(4%)
36
(4%)
 Black 11
(3%)
14
(2%)
 Hispanic 8
(2%)
33
(4%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Jefferson Park School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 212
(61%)
547
(64%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 91
(26%)
228
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(13%)
85
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Jefferson Park School is ranked 1,478th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson Park School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.9%) 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.

Jefferson Park School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 378
2006 378
2007 354
2008 341
2009 321
2010 326
2011 320
2012 327
2013 333
2014 317
2015 347

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.7
2006 15.8
2007 16.1
2008 13.6
2009 14
2010 12.1
2011 12.8
2012 11.1
2013 12.3
2014 14.7
2015 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.23280423280423
2006 0.28571428571429
2007 0.33050847457627
2008 0.26686217008798
2009 0.29595015576324
2010 0.30061349693252
2011 0.371875
2012 0.35779816513761
2013 0.3993993993994
2014 0.41009463722397
2015 0.38904899135447

Compare Jefferson Park School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 38.9%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Jefferson Park School
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Public PK - 03 347 15.1:1  
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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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