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
Denning Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Denning Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
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 0.95. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 15:1
Denning Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Denning Elementary School Asian (1990-2011)
Hispanic
n/a
23%
Denning Elementary School Hispanic (1996-2012)
Black
n/a
19%
Denning Elementary School Black (2001-2011)
White
98%
50%
Denning Elementary School White (1988-2012)
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 0.95
Denning Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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%
Denning Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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 (2002-2012)

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
Frankfort Cusd 168 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $16 MM $10 MM
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: 2012 (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 Frankfort Frankfort Community High School
    601 East Main St
    West Frankfort , IL , 62896
    (618)932-3126
    1.3  mi  |  544  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • West Frankfort Central Junior High School
    1500 East 9th St
    West Frankfort , IL , 62896
    (618)937-2444
    1.8  mi  |  304  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • West Frankfort Frankfort Intermediate School
    800 North Cherry St
    West Frankfort , IL , 62896
    (618)937-1412
    1.9  mi  |  523  students  |  Gr.  3-6
  • Johnston City Starquest Academy Regional Safe School Prg
    Alternative School
    17428 Route 37
    Johnston City , IL , 62951
    (618)983-5625
    Alternative School
    3.8  mi  |  2  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Johnston City Project Echo
    Alternative School
    17428 Route 37
    Johnston City , IL , 62951
    (618)983-6628
    Alternative School
    3.8  mi  |  89  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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