Gardner Elementary School



Gardner Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gardner Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 9
K 25
1 21
2 17
3 29
4 31
5 32
6 18
7 22
8 19
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gardner Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Gardner, IL in the Gardner Ccsd 72c School District. It enrolls 223 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gardner Elementary School is the 2,154th largest public school in Illinois and the 46,888th largest nationally. It has 13.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 223
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 16.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 46,888th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,154th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 932nd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,927th out of 2,345

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Gardner Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 124
(56%)
124
(56%)
 Female 99
(44%)
99
(44%)

Gardner Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 199
(89%)
199
(89%)
 Hispanic 18
(8%)
18
(8%)
 Two or More 6
(3%)
6
(3%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Gardner Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 119
(53%)
119
(53%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 74
(33%)
74
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(13%)
30
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Gardner Elementary School is ranked 1,753rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gardner Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.6%) is slightly 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.

Gardner Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 259
2006 245
2007 235
2008 232
2009 223
2010 215
2011 208
2012 223

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.5
2006 18.8
2007 23.5
2008 17.8
2009 14.9
2010 14.8
2011 13
2012 13.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006 0.22448979591837
2007 0.25106382978723
2008 0.28448275862069
2009 0.30941704035874
2010 0.31627906976744
2011 0.39423076923077
2012 0.46636771300448

Compare Gardner Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,330.0% 13.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 46.6%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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

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