Dewey Elementary School



Dewey Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dewey Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 90
1 83
2 89
3 96
4 70
5 90
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dewey Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Evanston, IL in the Evanston Ccsd 65 School District. It enrolls 518 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dewey Elementary School is the 656th largest public school in Illinois and the 20,243rd largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 518
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.87
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,243rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 656th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 766th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 454th out of 2,415

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Dewey Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 279
(54%)
3,969
(51%)
 Female 239
(46%)
3,784
(49%)

Dewey Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 266
(51%)
3,407
(44%)
 Hispanic 114
(22%)
1,497
(19%)
 Black 71
(14%)
1,814
(23%)
 Two or More 34
(7%)
663
(9%)
 Asian 33
(6%)
346
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
7
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
19
(0%)

Dewey Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 366
(71%)
4,826
(62%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 140
(27%)
2,560
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(2%)
367
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Dewey Elementary School is ranked 1,373rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dewey Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (29.3%) is 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.

Dewey Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 345
2006 337
2007 381
2008 383
2009 408
2010 449
2011 483
2012 491
2013 492
2014 465
2015 518

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.4
2006 15.3
2007 16.6
2008 15.3
2009 14.8
2010 14.8
2011 14.3
2012 14.3
2013 13.1
2014 12.6
2015 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.32173913043478
2006 0.31750741839763
2007 0.31758530183727
2008 0.32114882506527
2009 0.31862745098039
2010 0.29175946547884
2011 0.32505175983437
2012 0.29735234215886
2013 0.28252032520325
2014 0.3010752688172
2015 0.29343629343629

Compare Dewey Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 29.3%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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