Dewey Elementary School



Dewey Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dewey Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 54
1 65
2 58
3 78
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dewey Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Quincy, IL in the Quincy School District 172. It enrolls 255 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dewey Elementary School is the 1,959th largest public school in Illinois and the 45,110th largest nationally. It has 14.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 255
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 45,110th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,959th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 705th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,849th out of 2,415

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Dewey Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 134
(53%)
2,082
(52%)
 Female 121
(47%)
1,893
(48%)

Dewey Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 210
(82%)
3,162
(80%)
 Black 26
(10%)
504
(13%)
 Two or More 14
(5%)
170
(4%)
 Hispanic 5
(2%)
82
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
39
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
11
(0%)

Dewey Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 144
(56%)
2,231
(56%)
 Not Eligible 75
(29%)
1,464
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 36
(14%)
280
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Dewey Elementary School is ranked 1,212th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dewey Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (70.6%) is higher than the state average of 52.9%. 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.

Dewey Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 173
2006 188
2007 209
2008 213
2009 228
2010 238
2011 248
2012 247
2013 249
2014 255
2015 255

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 9.6
2006 9.4
2007 11.6
2008 11
2009 12
2010 14
2011 14.5
2012 15.6
2013 15
2014 13.8
2015 14.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.60693641618497
2006 0.59574468085106
2007 0.70334928229665
2008 0.72769953051643
2009 0.75
2010 0.7563025210084
2011 0.71370967741935
2012 0.7004048582996
2013 0.73092369477912
2014 0.74117647058824
2015 0.70588235294118

Compare Dewey Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,420.0% 14.2:1
 
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 70.6%
 

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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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