Mcgaughey Elementary School



Mcgaughey Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mcgaughey Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 40
K 156
1 189
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mcgaughey Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Mount Zion, IL in the Mt Zion Community Unit School District 3. It enrolls 385 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mcgaughey Elementary School is the 1,295th largest public school in Illinois and the 33,097th largest nationally. It has 14.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 385
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.33
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 33,097th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,295th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,293rd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,266th out of 2,345

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Mcgaughey Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 195
(51%)
680
(52%)
 Female 190
(49%)
618
(48%)

Mcgaughey Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 356
(92%)
1,220
(94%)
 Hispanic 11
(3%)
23
(2%)
 Two or More 11
(3%)
25
(2%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
17
(1%)
 Black 2
(1%)
11
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Mcgaughey Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 280
(73%)
1,006
(78%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 68
(18%)
202
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 37
(10%)
90
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Mcgaughey Elementary School is ranked 1,745th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mcgaughey Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (27.3%) is lower than the state average of 54.0%. 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.

Mcgaughey Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 398
2006 417
2007 439
2008 463
2009 417
2010 428
2011 406
2012 385

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.2
2006 15.4
2007 16.9
2008 18.9
2009 19.4
2010 18.8
2011 18.3
2012 14.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.14070351758794
2006 0.12709832134293
2007 0.12300683371298
2008 0.11879049676026
2009 0.13189448441247
2010 0.15654205607477
2011 0.20689655172414
2012 0.27272727272727

Compare Mcgaughey Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,460.0% 14.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 27.3%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Mcgaughey Elementary School
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Public PK - 01 385 14.6:1  
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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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