Wegner Elementary School



Wegner Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wegner Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 94
1 115
2 101
3 105
4 82
5 100
6 83
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wegner Elementary School is a public elementary school located in West Chicago, IL in the West Chicago Esd 33 School District. It enrolls 680 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wegner Elementary School is the 253rd largest public school in Illinois and the 8,577th largest nationally.

Total Students: 680
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

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Wegner Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 341
(50%)
1,892
(51%)
 Female 339
(50%)
1,794
(49%)

Wegner Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 423
(62%)
2,841
(77%)
 White 189
(28%)
645
(17%)
 Asian 43
(6%)
65
(2%)
 Two or More 17
(3%)
46
(1%)
 Black 6
(1%)
84
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
2
(0%)

Wegner Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 466
(69%)
2,296
(62%)
 Not Eligible 212
(31%)
1,120
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 2
(0%)
270
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Wegner Elementary School is ranked 278th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wegner Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.8%) 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.

Wegner Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 649
2006 542
2007 530
2008 554
2009 597
2010 652
2011 688
2012 680

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 24
2006 20.8
2007 20.4
2008 18.6
2009 19.4
2010 21.8
2011 23
2012 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.2557781201849
2006 0.26568265682657
2007 0.36792452830189
2008 0.4187725631769
2009 0.51256281407035
2010 0.50920245398773
2011 0.60755813953488
2012 0.68823529411765

Compare Wegner Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 68.8%
 

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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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