Porta Central



Porta Central Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Porta Central Students by Grade
PK 53
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 71
4 72
5 68
6 66
7 0
8 1
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Porta Central is a public elementary school located in Petersburg, IL in the Porta Community Unit School District 202. It enrolls 331 students in grades 1st through 12th. Porta Central is the 1,582nd largest public school in Illinois and the 38,808th largest nationally. It has 13.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 331
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.71
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 38,808th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,582nd out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 461st out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,293rd out of 2,415

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Porta Central Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 178
(54%)
320
(50%)
 Male 153
(46%)
316
(50%)

Porta Central Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 312
(94%)
604
(95%)
 Two or More 13
(4%)
18
(3%)
 Black 5
(2%)
9
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Porta Central Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 212
(64%)
396
(62%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 95
(29%)
189
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(7%)
51
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Porta Central is ranked 1,584th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Porta Central students on free and reduced lunch assistance (36.0%) 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.

Porta Central Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 300
2006 318
2007 322
2008 333
2009 314
2010 323
2011 332
2012 299
2013 288
2014 332
2015 331

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.3
2006 16.7
2007 16.9
2008 18.5
2009 17.4
2010 17.9
2011 18.4
2012 13.1
2013 17.4
2014 18.2
2015 13.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.27666666666667
2006 0.29874213836478
2007 0.3167701863354
2008 0.30630630630631
2009 0.35987261146497
2010 0.35603715170279
2011 0.35843373493976
2012 0.39799331103679
2013 0.43402777777778
2014 0.34638554216867
2015 0.3595166163142

Compare Porta Central to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,340.0% 13.4:1
 
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 36.0%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Porta Central
Petersburg, IL
Public 03 - 06 331 13.4:1  
Petersburg Elementary School
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Public PK - 02 305 14.4:1 1 miles
Greenview Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 127 8.9:1 8 miles
Greenview Jr/Sr High School
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Public 06 - 12 114 11.2:1 8 miles
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Public 05 - 08 149 14.7:1 12 miles
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Public PK - 03 403 16.5:1 12 miles
Cantrall Intermediate School
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Public 04 - 06 243 13.5:1 12 miles
Pleasant Plains Middle School
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Public 05 - 08 387 15.5:1 13 miles
Farmingdale Elementary School
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Public PK - 04 451 15.3:1 13 miles
Illini Central Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 138 10.4:1 16 miles
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Private UG - UG 64 11:1 17 miles
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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