Huff Elementary School

Huff Elementary School serves 651 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.
Huff Elementary School operates within the U-46 School District.

Overview

The student population of 651 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 651 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Huff Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Huff Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 15:1
Hispanic
86%
23%
Black
6%
19%
White
5%
50%
All Ethnic Groups Huff Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Huff Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.26 0.30
Huff Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
33%
23%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
55%
26%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 40,351 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name U-46 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
57
3
Number of Students Managed 40,351 949
District Total Revenue $443 MM $10 MM
  U-46 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $453 MM $10 MM
  U-46 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,766 $10,546
  U-46 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,001 $10,416
  U-46 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Elgin High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ellis Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Garfield Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ElginGarfield Elementary School
    420 May St
    ElginIL 60120
    (847)888-5192
    0.4 mi | 449 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • ElginEllis Middle School
    225 South Liberty St
    ElginIL 60120
    (847)888-5151
    0.8 mi | 645 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • ElginElgin High School
    Magnet School
    1200 Maroon Dr
    ElginIL 60120
    (847)888-5100
    Magnet School

    1 mi | 2378 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ElginLowrie Elementary School
    264 Oak St
    ElginIL 60123
    (847)888-5260
    1.2 mi | 402 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • ElginGifford Street High School
    Special Education School
    46 South Gifford St
    ElginIL 60120
    (847)888-5000
    Special Education School

    1.2 mi | 182 students | Gr. 7-12                      

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Did You Know?
Elgin, IL public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.40, which is higher than the Illinois average of 0.3. The most diverse school in Elgin is Central School Program. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.