River Trail School



River Trail School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

River Trail School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 39
1 58
2 43
3 71
4 49
5 60
6 48
7 45
8 45
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

River Trail School is a public elementary school located in Gurnee, IL in the Gurnee School District 56. It enrolls 458 students in grades 1st through 12th. River Trail School is the 918th largest public school in Illinois and the 26,068th largest nationally. It has 14.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 458
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 31
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 26,068th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 918th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 901st out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 734th out of 2,415

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River Trail School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 231
(50%)
1,040
(49%)
 Male 227
(50%)
1,079
(51%)

River Trail School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 179
(39%)
842
(40%)
 White 168
(37%)
575
(27%)
 Black 49
(11%)
419
(20%)
 Asian 31
(7%)
148
(7%)
 Two or More 30
(7%)
124
(6%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
11
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

River Trail School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 369
(81%)
1,553
(73%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 89
(19%)
566
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, River Trail School is ranked 1,811th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of River Trail School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (19.4%) is significantly 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.

River Trail School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 349
2006 388
2007 397
2008 411
2009 401
2010 418
2011 417
2012 427
2013 469
2014 482
2015 458

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 31.7
2006 16.2
2007 16.5
2008 15.4
2009 15.6
2010 15.1
2011 15.1
2012 14.7
2013 18.4
2014 14.6
2015 14.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
2009 N/A
2010 N/A
2011 0.10071942446043
2012 0.091334894613583
2013 0.1002132196162
2014 0.16597510373444
2015 0.1943231441048

Compare River Trail School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,480.0% 14.8:1
 
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 19.4%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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River Trail School
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Public KG - 08 458 14.8:1  
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Public 06 - 08 568 11.8:1 1 miles
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Private PK - 08 72 10:1 3 miles
Glenwood Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 747 20.2:1 3 miles
Washington Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 590 15.9:1 3 miles
Woodland Intermediate School
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Private PK - 08 219 12:1 4 miles
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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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