Worthen Elementary School



Worthen Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Worthen Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 60
1 60
2 56
3 68
4 57
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Worthen Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Granite City, IL in the Granite City Community Unit School District 9. It enrolls 301 students in grades 1st through 12th. Worthen Elementary School is the 1,739th largest public school in Illinois and the 41,481st largest nationally. It has 15.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 301
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 19
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 41,481st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,739th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,209th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,777th out of 2,415

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Worthen Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 151
(50%)
1,640
(47%)
 Male 150
(50%)
1,821
(53%)

Worthen Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 209
(69%)
2,434
(70%)
 Black 44
(15%)
487
(14%)
 Hispanic 29
(10%)
308
(9%)
 Two or More 14
(5%)
174
(5%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
26
(1%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
27
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Worthen Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 170
(56%)
2,108
(61%)
 Not Eligible 131
(44%)
1,275
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
78
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Worthen Elementary School is ranked 1,266th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Worthen Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (56.5%) is slightly higher than the state average of 52.9%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Worthen Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 395
2006 392
2007 394
2008 373
2009 384
2010 409
2011 421
2012 375
2013 337
2014 334
2015 301

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.8
2006 23.1
2007 23.2
2008 18.6
2009 19.2
2010 19.5
2011 17.5
2012 15
2013 16.8
2014 19.6
2015 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.44810126582278
2006 0.50255102040816
2007 0.5
2008 0.45040214477212
2009 0.52083333333333
2010 0.51100244498778
2011 0.53444180522565
2012 0.496
2013 0.5786350148368
2014 0.66467065868263
2015 0.56478405315615

Compare Worthen Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 56.5%
 

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Public KG - 04 301 15.8:1  
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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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