8th Grade Academy



8th Grade Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

8th Grade Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 190
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

8th Grade Academy is a public high school of the Cahokia Community Unit School District 187 located in Cahokia, IL. It has 190 students. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.8 to 1.

Total Students: 190
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 10.08

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8th Grade Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 98
(52%)
676
(49%)
 Male 92
(48%)
704
(51%)

8th Grade Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 182
(96%)
1,265
(92%)
 White 5
(3%)
90
(7%)
 Hispanic 2
(1%)
15
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(1%)
10
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

8th Grade Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 142
(75%)
960
(70%)
 Not Eligible 48
(25%)
420
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of 8th Grade Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 46.4%. 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.

8th Grade Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2012 260
2013 227
2014 208
2015 190

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2012 11.9
2013 22.7
2014 17.8
2015 18.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2012 0.71923076923077
2013 0.9295154185022
2014 0.98557692307692
2015 0.74736842105263

Compare 8th Grade Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,537.8% 15.4:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,880.0% 18.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 46.4%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 74.7%
 

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Public 08 - 08 190 18.8:1  
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