Larkin High School



Larkin High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Larkin 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
9 654
10 445
11 469
12 366

Larkin High School is a public high school of the School District U-46 located in Elgin, IL. It has 1,934 students in grades 9th through 12th. Larkin High School is the 102nd largest public high school in Illinois and the 1,645th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.7 to 1.

Total Students: 1,934
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 123.56

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Larkin High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 974
(50%)
8,698
(48%)
 Male 960
(50%)
9,320
(52%)

Larkin High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,204
(62%)
8,519
(47%)
 White 408
(21%)
6,285
(35%)
 Black 210
(11%)
1,304
(7%)
 Two or More 55
(3%)
408
(2%)
 Asian 47
(2%)
1,430
(8%)
 American Indian 10
(1%)
70
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Larkin High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,304
(67%)
9,089
(50%)
 Not Eligible 523
(27%)
7,647
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 107
(6%)
1,282
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Larkin High School is ranked 28th out of 0 ranked schools in Illinois, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Larkin High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.0%) 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.

Larkin High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2416
2006 2277
2007 2141
2008 2208
2009 2106
2010 2050
2011 1994
2012 1934

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.7
2006 18.4
2007 20.6
2008 16
2009 15.8
2010 17.9
2011 18.5
2012 15.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.38369205298013
2006 0.47123407992973
2007 0.49182624941616
2008 0.55253623188406
2009 0.65859449192783
2010 0.6780487804878
2011 0.68505516549649
2012 0.72957600827301

Compare Larkin High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,242.9% 12.4:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 73.0%
 

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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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