Petersburg Elementary School



Petersburg Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Petersburg Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 129
K 83
1 67
2 67
3 1
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Petersburg Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Petersburg, IL in the Porta Community Unit School District 202. It enrolls 347 students in grades 1st through 12th. Petersburg Elementary School is the 1,520th largest public school in Illinois and the 36,954th largest nationally. It has 14.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 347
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.76
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 36,954th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,520th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,293rd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,466th out of 2,345

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Petersburg Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 174
(50%)
331
(51%)
 Male 173
(50%)
315
(49%)

Petersburg Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 328
(95%)
608
(94%)
 Two or More 12
(3%)
21
(3%)
 Black 6
(2%)
12
(2%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Petersburg Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 265
(76%)
445
(69%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 80
(23%)
190
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 2
(1%)
11
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Petersburg Elementary School is ranked 1,933rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Petersburg Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (23.6%) is significantly 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.

Petersburg Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 235
2006 260
2007 278
2008 277
2009 298
2010 324
2011 338
2012 347

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21
2006 21.7
2007 21.4
2008 21.3
2009 22.9
2010 21.6
2011 21.1
2012 14.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.23404255319149
2006 0.22692307692308
2007 0.21223021582734
2008 0.24187725631769
2009 0.25167785234899
2010 0.33950617283951
2011 0.33727810650888
2012 0.23631123919308

Compare Petersburg 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 23.6%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 02 347 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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