Pennoyer Elementary School

  • Pennoyer Elementary School serves 430 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Pennoyer Elementary School operates within the Pennoyer 79 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 430 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 430 students
Pennoyer Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Pennoyer Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Pennoyer Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Pennoyer Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.41 is more 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 15:1 16:1
Pennoyer Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
7%
5%
Pennoyer Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
16%
25%
Pennoyer Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
17%
Pennoyer Elementary School Black Students (1993-2008)
White
75%
49%
Pennoyer Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Pennoyer Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Pennoyer Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Pennoyer Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.41 0.31
Pennoyer 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.
23%
52%
Pennoyer Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2015)
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.
4%
2%
Pennoyer Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2012-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pennoyer 79 School District's student population of 430 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,656 in this district is less than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,101 is less than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Pennoyer 79 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 430 753
Pennoyer 79 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $12 MM
Pennoyer 79 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $6 MM $11 MM
Pennoyer 79 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,656 $16,005
Pennoyer 79 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,101 $14,988
Pennoyer 79 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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