Grant Elementary School



Grant Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Grant Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 56
2 98
3 108
4 85
5 90
6 108
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Grant Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Melrose Park, IL in the Bellwood School District 88. It enrolls 545 students in grades 1st through 12th. Grant Elementary School is the 554th largest public school in Illinois and the 17,486th largest nationally. It has 13.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 545
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 41.15
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,486th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 554th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 912th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 464th out of 2,345

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Grant Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 275
(50%)
1,088
(48%)
 Male 270
(50%)
1,169
(52%)

Grant Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 526
(97%)
1,090
(48%)
 Black 13
(2%)
1,110
(49%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
35
(2%)
 White 1
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
11
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Grant Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 528
(97%)
2,215
(98%)
 Not Eligible 17
(3%)
42
(2%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Grant Elementary School is ranked 218th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Grant Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.9%) 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.

Grant Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 606
2006 528
2007 534
2008 504
2009 602
2010 607
2011 614
2012 545

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 24.2
2006 18.9
2007 22.2
2008 18
2009 20.8
2010 21.6
2011 N/A
2012 13.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.82838283828383
2006 0.74621212121212
2007 1.0074906367041
2008 0.9484126984127
2009 0.93853820598007
2010 0.66556836902801
2011 0.95114006514658
2012 0.96880733944954

Compare Grant Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,320.0% 13.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 96.9%
 

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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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