Booth Tarkington Elementary School



Booth Tarkington Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Booth Tarkington Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 36
K 81
1 74
2 79
3 88
4 83
5 74
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Booth Tarkington Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Wheeling, IL in the Wheeling Ccsd 21 School District. It enrolls 515 students in grades 1st through 12th. Booth Tarkington Elementary School is the 673rd largest public school in Illinois and the 20,170th largest nationally. It has 10.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 515
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 49.69
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,170th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 673rd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 332nd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 256th out of 2,345

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Booth Tarkington Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 260
(50%)
3,590
(52%)
 Female 255
(50%)
3,366
(48%)

Booth Tarkington Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 236
(46%)
3,662
(53%)
 White 176
(34%)
2,472
(36%)
 Asian 85
(17%)
544
(8%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
102
(1%)
 Black 5
(1%)
124
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
42
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
10
(0%)

Booth Tarkington Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 252
(49%)
2,896
(42%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 159
(31%)
2,908
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 104
(20%)
1,152
(17%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Booth Tarkington Elementary School is ranked 834th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Booth Tarkington Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (51.1%) is slightly 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.

Booth Tarkington Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 545
2006 490
2007 467
2008 457
2009 465
2010 458
2011 465
2012 515

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.6
2006 18.8
2007 18.7
2008 14.8
2009 16.7
2010 17
2011 17.3
2012 10.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.27706422018349
2006 0.32448979591837
2007 0.36402569593148
2008 0.32385120350109
2009 0.35698924731183
2010 0.36899563318777
2011 0.39354838709677
2012 0.51067961165049

Compare Booth Tarkington Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,040.0% 10.4:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 51.1%
 
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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