Avalon Park Elementary School



Avalon Park Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Avalon Park Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 37
K 22
1 25
2 27
3 40
4 28
5 34
6 31
7 25
8 36
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Avalon Park Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 305 students in grades 1st through 12th. Avalon Park Elementary School is the 1,742nd largest public school in Illinois and the 40,773rd largest nationally. It has 13.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 305
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.17
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 40,773rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,742nd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 912th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,501st out of 2,345

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Avalon Park Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 154
(50%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 151
(50%)
147,201
(50%)

Avalon Park Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 303
(99%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 2
(1%)
136,780
(46%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
4,546
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
27,560
(9%)

Avalon Park Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 291
(95%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 14
(5%)
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, Avalon Park Elementary School is ranked 702nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Avalon Park Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.4%) 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.

Avalon Park Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 751
2006 687
2007 652
2008 629
2009 469
2010 397
2011 393
2012 305

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.3
2006 22.2
2007 19.2
2008 18.5
2009 15.6
2010 18.9
2011 19.6
2012 13.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.71105193075899
2006 0.95633187772926
2007 0.97546012269939
2008 0.90461049284579
2009 0.99360341151386
2010 0.99244332493703
2011 0.97964376590331
2012 0.95409836065574

Compare Avalon Park Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,320.0% 13.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 95.4%
 

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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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