L E Starke Elementary School

L E Starke Elementary School serves 227 students in grades PK-3.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
L E Starke Elementary School operates within the Pekin Psd 108 School District.

Overview

The student population of 227 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-3
Total Students 227 students
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Students by Grade L E Starke Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 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 13:1 15:1
L E Starke Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
2%
23%
White
92%
50%
All Ethnic Groups L E Starke Elementary School Sch Ethnicity L E Starke 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.
0.15 0.30
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.
28%
23%
L E Starke Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
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.
22%
26%
L E Starke Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,763 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Pekin Psd 108 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 3,763 949
Pekin Psd 108 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $36 MM $10 MM
Pekin Psd 108 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $35 MM $10 MM
Pekin Psd 108 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,726 $10,546
Pekin Psd 108 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,565 $10,416
Pekin Psd 108 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 Schramm Education Center (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Edison Junior High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Willow Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PekinWillow Elementary School
    1110 Veerman St
    PekinIL 61554
    (309)477-4716
    0.5 mi | 326 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • PekinC B Smith Elementary School
    1314 Matilda St
    PekinIL 61554
    (309)477-4715
    0.6 mi | 336 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • PekinEdison Junior High School
    1400 Earl St
    PekinIL 61554
    (309)477-4732
    0.7 mi | 379 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • PekinHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Dirksen Elementary School
    501 Maywood Ave
    PekinIL 61554
    (309)477-4711
    0.9 mi | 166 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • PekinBroadmoor Junior High School
    501 Maywood Ave
    PekinIL 61554
    (309)477-4731
    0.9 mi | 430 students | Gr. 7-8                      

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Did You Know?
Pekin, 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 0.09, which is lower than the Illinois average of 0.3. The most diverse school in Pekin is Willow Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.