Worth Jr High School



Worth Jr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Worth Jr High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 135
7 107
8 122
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Worth Jr High School is a public elementary school located in Worth, IL in the Worth School District 127. It enrolls 364 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 13.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 364
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.3

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Worth Jr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 199
(55%)
605
(53%)
 Female 165
(45%)
541
(47%)

Worth Jr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 263
(72%)
810
(71%)
 Hispanic 56
(15%)
171
(15%)
 Two or More 30
(8%)
100
(9%)
 Black 9
(2%)
40
(3%)
 Asian 6
(2%)
25
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Worth Jr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 210
(58%)
639
(56%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 154
(42%)
507
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Worth Jr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (42.3%) is slightly lower than the state average of 52.9%. 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.

Worth Jr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 354
2006 356
2007 360
2008 337
2009 331
2010 328
2011 331
2012 336
2013 346
2014 339
2015 364

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.1
2006 14.8
2007 17.1
2008 13.5
2009 12.3
2010 13.1
2011 13.2
2012 9.1
2013 13.8
2014 13.2
2015 13.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
2009 N/A
2010 N/A
2011 0.32930513595166
2012 0.30059523809524
2013 0.33236994219653
2014 0.56637168141593
2015 0.42307692307692

Compare Worth Jr High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,330.0% 13.3:1
 
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 42.3%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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