Morton Jr High School



Morton Jr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Morton Jr High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 194
8 222
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Morton Jr High School is a public high school of the Morton Community Unit School District 709 located in Morton, IL. It has 416 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.3 to 1.

Total Students: 416
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 29

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Morton Jr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 211
(51%)
673
(50%)
 Male 205
(49%)
663
(50%)

Morton Jr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 383
(92%)
1,232
(92%)
 Hispanic 14
(3%)
29
(2%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
29
(2%)
 Asian 8
(2%)
26
(2%)
 Black 2
(0%)
19
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Morton Jr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 359
(86%)
1,197
(90%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 33
(8%)
89
(7%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(6%)
50
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Morton Jr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (13.7%) is significantly lower than the state average of 46.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Morton Jr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 415
2006 450
2007 444
2008 420
2009 415
2010 421
2011 405
2012 406
2013 416
2014 433
2015 416

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.9
2006 16.1
2007 17.8
2008 13.5
2009 13.5
2010 14.6
2011 14.7
2012 12.8
2013 16.3
2014 15.1
2015 14.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.07710843373494
2006 0.066666666666667
2007 0.060810810810811
2008 0.1047619047619
2009 0.1421686746988
2010 0.092636579572447
2011 0.1283950617284
2012 0.1551724137931
2013 0.16826923076923
2014 0.19630484988453
2015 0.13701923076923

Compare Morton Jr High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
1,537.8% 15.4:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 13.7%
 
State Average 46.4%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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