Bass Elementary School



Bass Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bass Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 38
K 37
1 30
2 24
3 38
4 27
5 38
6 32
7 42
8 22
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bass Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 328 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bass Elementary School is the 1,618th largest public school in Illinois and the 38,723rd largest nationally. It has 21.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 328
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 15.23
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 38,723rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,618th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,259th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,022nd out of 2,345

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Bass Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 187
(57%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 141
(43%)
147,201
(50%)

Bass Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 323
(98%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
136,780
(46%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
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%)

Bass Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 287
(88%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 41
(13%)
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, Bass Elementary School is ranked 720th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bass Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.5%) 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.

Bass Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 711
2006 653
2007 569
2008 512
2009 411
2010 428
2011 366
2012 328

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.9
2006 25.1
2007 21.9
2008 19
2009 19.6
2010 22.5
2011 22.9
2012 21.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90436005625879
2006 0.98928024502297
2007 0.9701230228471
2008 0.908203125
2009 0.99270072992701
2010 0.98364485981308
2011 0.98633879781421
2012 0.875

Compare Bass Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,150.0% 21.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 87.5%
 

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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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