Altgeld Elementary School



Altgeld Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Altgeld Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 33
K 42
1 41
2 40
3 44
4 39
5 52
6 54
7 40
8 52
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Altgeld Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 437 students in grades 1st through 12th. Altgeld Elementary School is the 1,031st largest public school in Illinois and the 27,800th largest nationally. It has 14.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 437
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.48
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 27,800th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,031st out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,210th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 966th out of 2,345

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Altgeld Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 242
(55%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 195
(45%)
147,201
(50%)

Altgeld Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 430
(98%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 5
(1%)
136,780
(46%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
4,546
(2%)
 White 0
(0%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1,030
(0%)

Altgeld Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 434
(99%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
42,629
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
10,527
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Altgeld Elementary School is ranked 325th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Altgeld Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 54.0%. 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.

Altgeld Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 712
2006 693
2007 674
2008 665
2009 598
2010 595
2011 524
2012 437

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17
2006 24.8
2007 21.1
2008 18.5
2009 18.7
2010 19.8
2011 17.5
2012 14.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.87640449438202
2006 0.98412698412698
2007 0.99406528189911
2008 0.98796992481203
2009 0.99498327759197
2010 0.99495798319328
2011 0.99236641221374
2012 0.99313501144165

Compare Altgeld Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 99.3%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current 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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