Gompers Junior High School



Gompers Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gompers Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 296
7 302
8 271
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gompers Junior High School is a public elementary school located in Joliet, IL in the Joliet Psd 86 School District. It enrolls 869 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 13.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 869
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 63.02

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Gompers Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 476
(55%)
5,979
(52%)
 Female 393
(45%)
5,597
(48%)

Gompers Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 660
(76%)
6,123
(53%)
 Black 137
(16%)
3,144
(27%)
 White 43
(5%)
1,669
(14%)
 Two or More 27
(3%)
549
(5%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
21
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
68
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Gompers Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 734
(84%)
8,170
(71%)
 Not Eligible 93
(11%)
2,785
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 42
(5%)
621
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Gompers Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 54.0%. 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.

Gompers Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 827
2006 848
2007 765
2008 848
2009 676
2010 815
2011 846
2012 869

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.2
2006 19.3
2007 18.2
2008 15.7
2009 12.2
2010 14.2
2011 14.8
2012 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85247883917775
2006 0.79834905660377
2007 0.76339869281046
2008 0.74056603773585
2009 1.0192307692308
2010 0.89325153374233
2011 0.89243498817967
2012 0.89298043728423

Compare Gompers Junior High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 89.3%
 

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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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