Beasley Elementary Magnet Academic Center



Beasley Elementary Magnet Academic Center Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Beasley Elementary Magnet Academic Center Students by Grade
PK 193
K 135
1 122
2 137
3 148
4 132
5 153
6 144
7 136
8 138
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Beasley Elementary Magnet Academic Center is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 1,438 students in grades 1st through 12th. Beasley Elementary Magnet Academic Center is the 15th largest public school in Illinois and the 186th largest nationally. It has 21.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,438
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 67.05
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 186th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 15th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,255th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 77th out of 2,345

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Beasley Elementary Magnet Academic Center Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 740
(51%)
147,201
(50%)
 Male 698
(49%)
150,004
(50%)

Beasley Elementary Magnet Academic Center Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 1,393
(97%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 26
(2%)
136,780
(46%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
4,546
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 White 2
(0%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
434
(0%)

Beasley Elementary Magnet Academic Center Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,069
(74%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 308
(21%)
42,629
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 61
(4%)
10,527
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Beasley Elementary Magnet Academic Center is ranked 28th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Beasley Elementary Magnet Academic Center students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.6%) is 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.

Beasley Elementary Magnet Academic Center Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1512
2006 1445
2007 1439
2008 1444
2009 1437
2010 1412
2011 1361
2012 1438

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.1
2006 22.6
2007 23.2
2008 22.2
2009 22.5
2010 23.5
2011 23.1
2012 21.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.61441798941799
2006 0.73079584775087
2007 0.76650451702571
2008 0.79016620498615
2009 0.81767571329158
2010 0.83923512747875
2011 0.84129316678913
2012 0.78581363004172

Compare Beasley Elementary Magnet Academic Center to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,140.0% 21.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 78.6%
 

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