Denning Elementary School

Denning Elementary School serves 513 students in grades PK-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Denning Elementary School operates within the Frankfort Cusd 168 School District.

Overview

The student population of 513 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 513 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Students by Grade Denning Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 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 20:1 15:1
White
98%
50%
All Ethnic Groups Denning Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Denning 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.
0.04 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.
40%
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.
27%
26%
Denning Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,884 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Frankfort Cusd 168 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,884 949
District Total Revenue $16 MM $10 MM
Frankfort Cusd 168 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $16 MM $10 MM
Frankfort Cusd 168 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,259 $10,546
Frankfort Cusd 168 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,043 $10,416
Frankfort Cusd 168 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 Frankfort Community High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Central Junior High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frankfort Intermediate School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • West FrankfortFrankfort Community High School
    601 East Main St
    West FrankfortIL 62896
    (618)932-3126
    1.3 mi | 544 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • West FrankfortCentral Junior High School
    1500 East 9th St
    West FrankfortIL 62896
    (618)937-2444
    1.8 mi | 304 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • West FrankfortFrankfort Intermediate School
    800 North Cherry St
    West FrankfortIL 62896
    (618)937-1412
    1.9 mi | 523 students | Gr. 3-6                      
  • Johnston CityStarquest Academy Regional Safe School Prg
    Alternative School
    17428 Route 37
    Johnston CityIL 62951
    (618)983-5625
    Alternative School

    3.8 mi | 2 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Johnston CityProject Echo
    Alternative School
    17428 Route 37
    Johnston CityIL 62951
    (618)983-6628
    Alternative School

    3.8 mi | 89 students | Gr. 6-12                      

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Franklin County, 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 0.05, which is lower than the Illinois average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Franklin County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.