Herscher Intermediate School



Herscher Intermediate School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Herscher Intermediate School Students by Grade
PK 21
K 0
1 1
2 117
3 135
4 117
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 1
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Herscher Intermediate School is a public elementary school located in Herscher, IL in the Herscher Community Unit School District 2. It enrolls 392 students in grades 1st through 12th. Herscher Intermediate School is the 1,248th largest public school in Illinois and the 32,888th largest nationally. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 392
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,888th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,248th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,085th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,224th out of 2,415

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Herscher Intermediate School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 197
(50%)
634
(54%)
 Female 195
(50%)
545
(46%)

Herscher Intermediate School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 369
(94%)
1,114
(94%)
 Two or More 12
(3%)
25
(2%)
 Hispanic 6
(2%)
22
(2%)
 Black 5
(1%)
14
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Herscher Intermediate School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 291
(74%)
885
(75%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 90
(23%)
257
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 11
(3%)
37
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Herscher Intermediate School is ranked 1,724th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Herscher Intermediate School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (25.8%) 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.

Herscher Intermediate School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 432
2006 405
2007 396
2008 384
2009 390
2010 359
2011 378
2012 380
2013 385
2014 401
2015 392

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.1
2006 13.5
2007 13.2
2008 12
2009 12.2
2010 10.9
2011 12.2
2012 10.7
2013 16.7
2014 14.3
2015 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.26388888888889
2006 0.21728395061728
2007 0.23737373737374
2008 0.22916666666667
2009 0.27692307692308
2010 0.27855153203343
2011 0.32275132275132
2012 0.30526315789474
2013 0.25454545454545
2014 0.34164588528678
2015 0.25765306122449

Compare Herscher Intermediate School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 25.8%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public 02 - 04 392 15.4:1  
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