Memorial Elementary School



Memorial Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Memorial Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 50
1 44
2 45
3 41
4 34
5 44
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Memorial Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Taylorville, IL in the Taylorville Community Unit School District 3. It enrolls 258 students in grades 1st through 12th. Memorial Elementary School is the 2,005th largest public school in Illinois and the 44,553rd largest nationally. It has 18.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 258
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 14.14
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 44,553rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,005th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,060th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,072nd out of 2,345

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Memorial Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 137
(53%)
937
(49%)
 Male 121
(47%)
977
(51%)

Memorial Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 230
(89%)
1,791
(94%)
 Two or More 10
(4%)
58
(3%)
 Asian 7
(3%)
17
(1%)
 Hispanic 7
(3%)
30
(2%)
 Black 3
(1%)
15
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Memorial Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 162
(63%)
874
(46%)
 Not Eligible 69
(27%)
745
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(10%)
295
(15%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Memorial Elementary School is ranked 1,211th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Memorial Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.3%) is 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.

Memorial Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 360
2006 271
2007 285
2008 294
2009 277
2010 257
2011 272
2012 258

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.5
2006 18.1
2007 20.4
2008 21
2009 17.3
2010 17.1
2011 19.4
2012 18.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.34166666666667
2006 0.40221402214022
2007 0.4140350877193
2008 0.43197278911565
2009 0.67870036101083
2010 0.70038910505837
2011 0.69852941176471
2012 0.73255813953488

Compare Memorial Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,820.0% 18.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 73.3%
 

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Memorial Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 258 18.2:1  
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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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