Cowden-Herrick Grade School



Cowden-Herrick Grade School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cowden-Herrick Grade School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 23
1 33
2 23
3 32
4 30
5 42
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Cowden-Herrick Grade School is a public elementary school located in Herrick, IL in the Cowden-Herrick Community Unit School District 3a. It enrolls 183 students in grades 1st through 12th. Cowden-Herrick Grade School is the 2,200th largest public school in Illinois and the 49,337th largest nationally. It has 13.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 183
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 13.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 49,337th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,200th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 461st out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,137th out of 2,415

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Cowden-Herrick Grade School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 102
(56%)
223
(55%)
 Female 81
(44%)
185
(45%)

Cowden-Herrick Grade School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 181
(99%)
404
(99%)
 Hispanic 1
(1%)
1
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(1%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Cowden-Herrick Grade School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 107
(58%)
213
(52%)
 Not Eligible 40
(22%)
116
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 36
(20%)
79
(19%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Cowden-Herrick Grade School is ranked 1,429th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Cowden-Herrick Grade School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.1%) is 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.

Cowden-Herrick Grade School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 181
2006 202
2007 192
2008 150
2009 147
2010 151
2011 155
2012 147
2013 178
2014 180
2015 183

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.9
2006 14.4
2007 13.7
2008 11
2009 10.8
2010 13.7
2011 15.5
2012 7.6
2013 13.7
2014 12.8
2015 13.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.4585635359116
2006 0.4950495049505
2007 0.45833333333333
2008 0.56
2009 0.60544217687075
2010 0.56953642384106
2011 0.56129032258065
2012 0.51020408163265
2013 0.6685393258427
2014 0.72777777777778
2015 0.78142076502732

Compare Cowden-Herrick Grade School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,340.0% 13.4:1
 
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 78.1%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Cowden-Herrick Grade School
Herrick, IL
Public KG - 05 183 13.4:1  
Mid-America Preparatory School
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Private KG - 11 56 9:1 1 miles
Cowden-Herrick Jr/Sr High School
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Public PK - 02 311 14.6:1 13 miles
Pana Jr High School
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Public 06 - 08 268 12:1 13 miles
Lincoln Elementary School
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Public 03 - 05 292 14.5:1 13 miles
Sacred Heart School
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Private PK - 08 165 15:1 13 miles
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Private PK - 12 62 8:1 15 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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