J Sterling Morton East High School



J Sterling Morton East High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

J Sterling Morton East High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 21
10 1601
11 1065
12 857

J Sterling Morton East High School is a public high school of the J S Morton Hsd 201 School District located in Cicero, IL. It has 3,544 students in grades 10th through 12th. J Sterling Morton East High School is the 14th largest public high school in Illinois and the 87th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 23.3 to 1.

Total Students: 3,544
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 151.78

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J Sterling Morton East High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,825
(51%)
4,242
(52%)
 Female 1,719
(49%)
3,957
(48%)

J Sterling Morton East High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 3,389
(96%)
7,231
(88%)
 Black 63
(2%)
314
(4%)
 White 61
(2%)
540
(7%)
 American Indian 15
(0%)
19
(0%)
 Asian 8
(0%)
58
(1%)
 Two or More 8
(0%)
34
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

J Sterling Morton East High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 3,051
(86%)
6,483
(79%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 303
(9%)
804
(10%)
 Not Eligible 190
(5%)
912
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

J Sterling Morton East High School is ranked 5th out of 0 ranked schools in Illinois, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of J Sterling Morton East High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (94.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 45.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

J Sterling Morton East High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 3356
2006 3294
2007 3485
2008 3581
2009 3742
2010 3538
2011 3535
2012 3544

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.2
2006 17.6
2007 22.5
2008 21.6
2009 21.4
2010 25.7
2011 25.7
2012 23.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.65911799761621
2006 0.75500910746812
2007 0.70272596843615
2008 0.76654565763753
2009 0.86050240513095
2010 0.84539287733183
2011 0.93352192362093
2012 0.94638826185102

Compare J Sterling Morton East High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,242.9% 12.4:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,330.0% 23.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 94.6%
 

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