Banneker Elementary School



Banneker Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Banneker Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 36
K 38
1 34
2 24
3 34
4 37
5 30
6 38
7 32
8 28
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Banneker Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 331 students in grades 1st through 12th. Banneker Elementary School is the 1,599th largest public school in Illinois and the 38,431st largest nationally. It has 19.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 331
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.06
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 38,431st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,599th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,168th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,907th out of 2,345

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Banneker Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 168
(51%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 163
(49%)
147,201
(50%)

Banneker Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 326
(98%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 4
(1%)
136,780
(46%)
 Two or More 1
(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%)

Banneker Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 304
(92%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 27
(8%)
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, Banneker Elementary School is ranked 659th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Banneker Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.8%) 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.

Banneker Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 469
2006 432
2007 391
2008 387
2009 356
2010 324
2011 302
2012 331

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.8
2006 30.9
2007 26.1
2008 17.6
2009 18.7
2010 18
2011 18.9
2012 19.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.89765458422175
2006 0.97222222222222
2007 0.98721227621483
2008 0.95865633074935
2009 0.96067415730337
2010 0.96604938271605
2011 0.99006622516556
2012 0.91842900302115

Compare Banneker Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,940.0% 19.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 91.8%
 

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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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