Towanda Elementary School



Towanda Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Towanda Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 38
1 24
2 25
3 29
4 20
5 22
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Towanda Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Towanda, IL in the Mclean County Usd 5 School District. It enrolls 158 students in grades 1st through 12th. Towanda Elementary School is the 2,338th largest public school in Illinois and the 50,195th largest nationally. It has 15.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 158
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 10.14
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 50,195th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,338th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,557th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,228th out of 2,345

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Towanda Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 79
(50%)
5,161
(52%)
 Female 79
(50%)
4,828
(48%)

Towanda Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 135
(85%)
6,634
(66%)
 Asian 8
(5%)
893
(9%)
 Two or More 6
(4%)
566
(6%)
 Hispanic 5
(3%)
696
(7%)
 Black 4
(3%)
1,168
(12%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
13
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
19
(0%)

Towanda Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 135
(85%)
6,767
(68%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 18
(11%)
2,705
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(3%)
517
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Towanda Elementary School is ranked 2,399th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Towanda Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (14.6%) 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.

Towanda Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 139
2006 142
2007 149
2008 148
2009 172
2010 139
2011 148
2012 158

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.4
2006 15.8
2007 24.8
2008 22.8
2009 20.2
2010 18.5
2011 22.1
2012 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.057553956834532
2006 0.077464788732394
2007 0.1006711409396
2008 0.081081081081081
2009 0.1046511627907
2010 0.10071942446043
2011 0.10810810810811
2012 0.14556962025316

Compare Towanda Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 14.6%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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