Denning Elementary School

  • Denning Elementary School serves 523 students in grades PK-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Denning Elementary School operates within the Frankfort Cusd 168 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 523 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 523 students
Denning Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Denning Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Denning Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Denning Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.05 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 16:1
Denning Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
n/a
5%
Denning Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2011)
Hispanic
n/a
25%
Denning Elementary School Black Students (1996-2013)
Black
n/a
17%
Denning Elementary School Black Students (2001-2013)
White
n/a
49%
Denning Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Denning Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Denning Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
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.
0.05 0.31
Denning Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
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Denning Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Denning Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

  • Frankfort Cusd 168 School District's student population of 1,892 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,053 in this district is less than the state average of $15,061. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,099 is less than the state average of $15,092. The district spending/student has grown by 33% over four years.
School District Name Frankfort Cusd 168 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,892 753
Frankfort Cusd 168 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $19 MM $11 MM
Frankfort Cusd 168 School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $21 MM $11 MM
Frankfort Cusd 168 School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,053 $15,061
Frankfort Cusd 168 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $11,099 $15,092
Frankfort Cusd 168 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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